World's oldest and largest rape conspiracy still at it.

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Mexican megachurch leader charged again with child rape

The leader of a Mexican megachurch has been charged a second time with child rape after earlier charges were thrown out

LOS ANGELES -- California on Wednesday charged the leader of a Mexican megachurch with child rape and human trafficking, months after a court dismissed the previous allegations because of prosecution errors.

Naasón Joaquín García, the self-proclaimed apostle of La Luz del Mundo, was charged with three dozen felony counts.

Also charged were Susana Medina Oaxaca and Alondra Ocampo.

Prosecutors contend the three committed sex crimes and also produced child pornography involving five women and girls who were church group members. The crimes took place between 2015 and 2018 in Los Angeles County, authorities said.

García is the spiritual leader of La Luz del Mundo, which is Spanish for “The Light Of The World.” The Guadalajara, Mexico-based evangelical Christian church was founded by his grandfather and claims 5 million followers worldwide.

García and Ocampo already were being held in custody in Los Angeles County while prosecutors decided whether to refile charges. He was rebooked on $50 million bail and Ocampo was booked on $25 million bail, while Oaxaca remained free on bail, according to the California attorney general’s office.
https://abcnews.go.com/US/wireStory/mex ... e-72095522
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The whole of religion is nauseating, so…

It just means they desperately try to remain relevant, even at the price of jumping through the woke loops. Won't work, mass in Latin or nothing. (Our local churches put up posters on public transportation begging for cash. Good, means escheat.)
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↑ Ah, didn't see it from that point of view. :mrgreen: But you're right, fuck 'em (metaphorically)!




Bay Area megachurch pastor resigns amid scandal fallout

MENLO PARK — A Bay Area megachurch pastor has resigned amid growing fallout over his handling of a volunteer’s professed sexual attraction to minors — and the recent public revelation that the volunteer was his son.

Christian author John Ortberg will no longer serve as pastor of the 4,000-member Menlo Church, the church said Wednesday, a decision that came after mounting calls for his resignation and a secondary investigation into the volunteer’s behavior with children.

“In recent days and after a process of mutual discernment with John and in consultation with the Presbytery, it is with a heavy heart that the board unanimously concluded that John should resign as Senior Pastor of our church,” the church’s Elder Board wrote in a letter posted to the church website. “He agreed and tendered his resignation last week.”

Board members felt that Ortberg’s “poor judgment … resulted in pain and broken trust” across the church community and worried that a lengthy investigation would sow further ill will among members, the letter explained.

The scandal began unfolding in July 2018, when a church volunteer disclosed to Ortberg that they had struggled with an unwanted attraction to children — but had never acted on the impulse, Board Chair Beth Seabolt told parishioners in a January email.

According to the board, Ortberg did not tell other church leaders about the volunteer’s statements and “failed to take the required steps to prevent the person from volunteering with minors at the Menlo Park campus.” About 18 months later, the volunteer made the same disclosure to someone else — this time to Ortberg’s other son, the author and Slate columnist Danny Lavery.

Lavery did not identify the volunteer publicly at the time, but said that that he reported the disclosure to Menlo Church elders within days. Ortberg was placed on leave in November and returned to the pulpit in late January.

A few months later, on June 28th, Lavery revealed in a series of tweets that the volunteer was his brother, and called for his father’s resignation from the church. In a July 6 letter to the congregation, Ortberg himself confirmed that the volunteer was one of his own children.

“When my son first spoke to me, I should have immediately asked our church Elders for counsel and I should have exerted my full influence to ensure that he did not volunteer again at any event with kids and youth,” Ortberg wrote.
https://www.mercurynews.com/2020/07/29/ ... l-fallout/
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Incredible the persecution Christians had to suffer for 2000 years! :shock:
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Indeed. One would have thought they'd have learned better by now. Stupid fuckers.
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That's the problem with magic spells: one slight error in the formula and the demon you thought you had securely summoned will rip your head off. :P
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Q anon is right about the religions


So many pedos, so much sadism and extreme fuckery
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I mean goddamn, the fucking Mormons STARTED OUT AS A PEDO CULT
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It’s why Smith was lynched, and they had to flee to Utah
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German Catholic Church decides on new compensation model for abuse victims

The Conference of German Catholic bishops has announced plans to compensate abuse victims up to €50,000 each. Much more than the previous average payout, but much less than survivors had hoped for.

A statement by the Conference of German Catholic Bishops revealed new plans on Thursday to pay survivors of abuse at the hands of Catholic priests compensation of up to €50,000 ($58,000).

The compensation consists of a one-off payment for each affected individual as determined by an independent decision-making body, the chair of the Bishops' Conference, Georg Bätzing, announced in the central German city of Fulda.

Victims will also be able to request that costs for individual or couples therapy be paid for by the Church.

Compensation claims determined by independent body

The new model would come into effect from the beginning of 2021. Until now, abuse survivors have received an average of €5,000 in compensation.

Bätzing emphasized that a unified framework would be guaranteed for all 27 dioceses and that solutions found satisfactory in previous years would continue.

The independent body to determine the validity of claims will be made up of professionals from the fields of medicine, law, psychology and pedagogy, and may not be employed by the Church.

This body will not only decide on the amounts to be paid, but also sort out the payments themselves in hopes of speeding up the process.

The victims of abuse had demanded greater sums in compensation, up to six-figures, especially for those who had been left unable to work. An independent working group at a previously held conference had suggested up to €400,000.
https://www.dw.com/en/german-catholic-c ... a-55044425
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Meanwhile . . . in Japan. . . .

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Orange City pastor accused of possessing child porn

Bryan Scott Carrejo, 33, of Orange City was arrested on five counts of possession of child pornography Wednesday.

Florida Department of Law Enforcement says their investigation into Carrejo, a pastor at Victory Chapel in Orange City, began after agents were told someone in his home was offering to share child pornography on the internet.

According to FDLE, during a search of Carrejo’s residence they found several files depicting children as young as eight years old.
https://www.wftv.com/news/local/orange- ... 26WUTL7LM/
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Ex-BBC presenter and pastor jailed for 10 years for prolific sexual abuse

Benjamin Thomas pleaded guilty to 40 offences over 30 years, mainly against teenage boys

A former pastor and BBC television presenter has been jailed for 10 years and four months after he admitted abusing boys and men over almost three decades.

Ben Thomas, 44, carried out many of his attacks while his victims were sleeping at Christian camps and conferences, Mold crown court in north Wales heard.

Sentencing Thomas for 40 sexual offences involving 33 boys and men, the judge, Timothy Petts, said: “For nearly 30 years, you hid a dark secret, namely that you were a prolific sex abuser.”

The vast majority of Thomas’s victims were teenage boys and Petts said Thomas used his position as a “respected church leader” to pinpoint victims. The judge said Thomas, who began the sexual abuse when he was 14 or 15, had a “facade of respectability” but was a dangerous offender, and ruled he would be on the sex offender register for life.

Thomas worked for BBC Wales as a presenter on Ffeil, the Welsh language news programme for young people, and as a reporter on Wales Today. He left the BBC in 2005 to preach on the streets of London before returning to Wales in 2008 as the pastor of the Criccieth Family Church in Gwynedd.
https://www.theguardian.com/uk-news/202 ... -sex-abuse
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Middlesboro pastor arrested in Tennessee on child sex charges

MIDDLESBORO, Ky. (WTVQ) – A 56-year-old pastor of a Middlesboro, Ky. church was arrested Monday night in Claiborne County, Tenn., on child sex-related charges.

According to WRIL Radio, Frank Noe, of Speedwell, Tenn., was arrested by Claiborne County Sheriff’s investigator Eric Fraley on five counts of child rape and one count of incest.

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Noe is a pastor at Bennett’s Fork Baptist Church in Middlesboro, according to the radio station.
https://www.wtvq.com/2020/10/06/middles ... x-charges/
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Vatican trial for sex abuse in pope’s youth seminary opens

VATICAN CITY (AP) — For the first time, a clergy sex abuse trial opened Wednesday in the Vatican’s criminal tribunal, with one priest accused of molesting an altar boy in the Vatican’s youth seminary and another priest accused of covering it up.

The case concerns the closed world of the St. Pius X youth seminary, a palazzo inside the Vatican walls just across the street from where Pope Francis lives and the criminal tribunal itself. The seminary, which is run by a Como, Italy-based association of priests, serves as a residence for boys aged 12 to 18, who serve as altar boys at papal Masses in St. Peter’s Basilica.

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Whistleblower Kamil Jarzembowski meets journalists outside St. Peter's Square at the Vatican, Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2020. Two priests are going on trial in the Vatican’s criminal tribunal this week, one accused of sexually abusing an altar boy who served at papal Masses in St. Peter’s Basilica, and the other accused of covering it up. The proceedings starting Wednesday were forced on the Holy See after victims and Jarzembowski went public in 2017. (AP Photo/Gregorio Borgia)

VATICAN CITY (AP) — For the first time, a clergy sex abuse trial opened Wednesday in the Vatican’s criminal tribunal, with one priest accused of molesting an altar boy in the Vatican’s youth seminary and another priest accused of covering it up.

The case concerns the closed world of the St. Pius X youth seminary, a palazzo inside the Vatican walls just across the street from where Pope Francis lives and the criminal tribunal itself. The seminary, which is run by a Como, Italy-based association of priests, serves as a residence for boys aged 12 to 18, who serve as altar boys at papal Masses in St. Peter’s Basilica.

According to the indictment read aloud Wednesday, the Rev. Gabriele Martinelli, 28, is accused of abusing his authority as a more senior seminarian to force a younger seminarian into “carnal acts” of sodomy and masturbation, using violence and threats, from 2007-2012.

The former seminary rector, the Rev. Enrico Radice, is charged with having helped Martinelli avoid investigators by telling the Como bishop that the victim’s allegations were baseless and telling Vatican prosecutors that he knew of no sexual misconduct in the seminary.

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The charges suggested that Radice’s alleged cover-up went beyond what was previously known and put into question Martinelli’s very ordination. Prosecutors said Wednesday that Radice not only helped Martinelli evade investigators in the years prior to becoming a priest, but also falsified a letter from the Como bishop announcing Martinelli’s imminent ordination.

The scandal is particularly grave because the abuse allegedly occurred within Vatican City itself, and the allegations were known since at least 2012 but were covered up by the Vatican and other church authorities until the victim and his roommate went public in 2017.

Their stories greatly undermined Pope Francis’ pledges of “zero tolerance” for abuse because the alleged crimes occurred in his own backyard and had gone unpunished for years. Eventually though, Francis waived the statute of limitations in the case and signed off on a new policy for Vatican City requiring such crimes to be reported to Vatican prosecutors.
https://apnews.com/article/sexual-abuse ... c7521ad662
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Something about money, for a change:
Vatican: Italian woman arrested in fraud scandal

Police in Milan say they have arrested a 39-year-old Italian woman, who has worked for Cardinal Angelo Becciu, a senior Vatican official who was demoted last month over embezzlement claims.

Cecilia Marogna says she was paid €500,000 ($587,000; £454,000) by Cardinal Becciu.

Ms Marogna was arrested after an Interpol warrant was issued at the Holy See's request, according to reports.

Both Ms Marogna and Cardinal Becciu have denied any wrongdoing.

In interviews with Italian media in recent days, Ms Marogna confirmed that she had been paid €500,000 by Cardinal Becciu through a company she operated in Slovenia. She said she received the money to provide "parallel diplomacy" to help missionaries in conflict areas.

A senior Vatican source told Reuters news agency that Ms Marogna was suspected of "embezzlement and aggravated misappropriation in complicity with others".

The cardinal allegedly authorised the payments to Ms Marogna while serving as number two in the Vatican's Secretariat of State, which manages the Church's donations.
https://www.bbc.com/news/world-europe-54533486
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Pope removes Polish bishop accused of sex abuse cover-up

Pope Francis has permanently removed a Polish bishop who was kicked out of his diocese a few months ago pending a Vatican investigation into allegations he covered up cases of sexual abuse by his priests

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Pope Francis on Saturday permanently removed a Polish bishop who was kicked out of his diocese a few months ago pending a Vatican investigation into allegations he covered up cases of sexual abuse by his priests.

The resignation of Edward Janiak as bishop of Kalisz suggests the Vatican was able to substantiate at least some elements of the accusations made in a documentary about sex abuse in Poland that has undermined the country’s influential Catholic hierarchy.

Francis on Saturday accepted Janiak’s resignation and confirmed the archbishop of Lodz, Grzegorz Rys, as the diocese’s temporary administrator. At 68, Janiak is well below the normal retirement age of 75 for bishops.

Francis in June had ordered Janiak to leave Kalisz and forbade him from having any influence on how the diocese is run pending the investigation.

In May, the online documentary “Playing Hide and Seek” exposed two cases of pedophile priests that Janiak handled, first as an auxiliary bishop of Wroclaw and then as bishop of Kalisz, which he had headed since 2012.

It featured court testimony about Janiak’s role in helping transfer one priest, subsequently convicted and defrocked, from Wroclaw to another diocese even after a criminal investigation had begun. The film also documented an alleged cover-up relating to another priest during Janiak’s time as Kalisz bishop.

The film was the second on Polish clergy abuse to be made by brothers Tomasz and Marek Sekielski. Their first film last year, “Tell No One,” triggered a national reckoning in a country where there is no higher moral authority than the Catholic Church and its clergy.

The Polish bishops conference, in reporting the news on its website Saturday, simply posted a statement from the Vatican ambassador to Poland reporting that Janiak had resigned and Rys would be the “apostolic administrator" of Kalisz until the position is permanently filled.
https://www.independent.co.uk/news/pope ... 03673.html (quoted in extenso)

These unctuous priest faces… :BlowChunks:
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Michigan’s clergy abuse probe identifies 454 accused priests, 811 victims

LANSING, MI – A two-year investigation into sexual abuse in Michigan’s Catholic churches has, so far, identified 454 accused priests and 811 victims, and led to charges against 11 clergymen.

Of the 11 charged, two have been convicted thus far. Their sentences were for 60 and 45 days in jail.
https://www.mlive.com/news/2020/10/stat ... ctims.html for details of the investigation.
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Witness wrote: Sun Oct 25, 2020 1:51 am
Michigan’s clergy abuse probe identifies 454 accused priests, 811 victims

LANSING, MI – A two-year investigation into sexual abuse in Michigan’s Catholic churches has, so far, identified 454 accused priests and 811 victims, and led to charges against 11 clergymen.

Of the 11 charged, two have been convicted thus far. Their sentences were for 60 and 45 days in jail.
https://www.mlive.com/news/2020/10/stat ... ctims.html for details of the investigation.
454 priests in that one state? I wonder what that works out to as a %

without clcking the link I'm going to guess that the two that were convicted took plea deals and ratted out ... agreed to testify against the others.
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Colorado’s Catholic dioceses paid $6.68 million to 73 survivors of priest abuse

Some claims were paid to previously unknown victims. Eight claims were rejected by the Independent Reconciliation and Reparations Program and another eight are pending.

Colorado’s three Catholic dioceses have paid $6.68 million to 73 survivors of sexual abuse by priests.

That’s according to an update Friday from the managers of the state’s Independent Reconciliation and Reparations Program, which fielded claims from survivors and determined their credibility and eligibility for compensation, and how much money each should be given by the church.

Eight claims were rejected by the IRRP. Another eight claims are pending because the survivors are waiting to receive payment, have not received their compensation offers or must still report their abuse to law enforcement before their cases can move forward.

“Of the 81 eligible claimants, some were previously unknown abuse survivors, demonstrating success in reaching survivors previously unwilling or unable to come forward and receive help,” Amy Weiss, a spokeswoman for the IRRP, said in a news release sent on behalf of the Independent Oversight Committee that presides over the reparations programs.

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The IRRP was created as part of an agreement between the Colorado Attorney General’s Office and the Catholic dioceses of Denver, Colorado Springs and Pueblo, which agreed to open their records to inspection. An independent investigation as part of the deal found that at least 166 children were abused by at least 43 priests in Colorado dating back to 1950.
https://coloradosun.com/2020/10/16/colo ... ts-update/
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Not an altar boy, for a change:
Detroit woman suing N.C. pastor who peed on her on plane in multimillion dollar lawsuit

A Detroit woman has sued a North Carolina pastor and his church in a multi-million dollar lawsuit after he urinated on her while on an airplane earlier this month, according to court documents.

Alicia Beverly, 25, hired attorney Geoffrey Fieger to sue the Raleigh pastor and the church he works with for over $2 million after he peed on her while she was asleep on a Delta flight from Las Vegas to Detroit on October 13.

Fieger claims that the pastor had a blood alcohol content above .17 when he was taken into custody by Detroit police when the plane landed. In Michigan, it is illegal to drive with a BAC of .08 or higher.

“It is difficult to believe that a church would hire a Pastor who boarded a plane drunk and has a proclivity to urinate on passengers. Considering the times we are living in, nothing surprises me anymore," Fieger said in a statement announcing the lawsuit Thursday.

According to the lawsuit that was filed with the Wayne County Circuit Court, the pastor is being sued for committing acts of negligence, gross negligence, willful and wanton misconduct, sexual assault and battery and infliction of emotional distress against Beverly.

The lawsuit also states that the church is being sued for negligent hiring, training, supervision and/ or intervention and vicarious liability. The lawsuit claims that the church "owed duties to the general public to properly hire, train and retain employees that could perform their job duties in a non-negligent manner and refrain from injuring the public."

According to the lawsuit, Beverly has suffered from severe emotional and mental distress, anxiety, fright, shock, humiliation, grief, embarrassment, mortification and inability to experience social pleasures and enjoyment.

Beverly, who was on the flight with her sister, put a mask over her eyes and went to sleep shortly after takeoff. About 45 minutes into the flight, Beverly felt something warm touching her and woke up.

When Beverly opened her eyes, she saw the pastor standing next to her with his pants unzipped and his penis out, the lawsuit states. Beverly screamed and an off-duty officer restrained him.
https://eu.detroitnews.com/story/news/l ... 075017002/

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Selma priest removed from church over photos and accusations of sex, drugs, and weapons

FRESNO, Calif. (KFSN) -- A Catholic priest with a past got removed from his church in Selma this weekend over a story of sex, drugs, and weapons.

"You don't expect a priest to be packed, to have those type of weapons," said legal analyst Ralph Torres.

The Roman Catholic Diocese of Fresno got a restraining order to protect church employees -- all the way up to Bishop Joseph Brennan -- from one of their own priests.

Father Guadalupe Rios still has his name on the church marquee at St. Joseph's Church in Selma, but the man himself is not allowed within 100 yards of the property.

Several parishioners told us they knew Rios was either in a gang or affiliated with one, as the diocese mentioned in their application for a restraining order against him.

Parishioners have also seen social media photos of Rios with an AK-47 or an AR-556 or a .357 Magnum.

So they were afraid to be interviewed.

"The fact that he is having photographs published like that, to me, would be a little disturbing and certainly something you would think the bishop would've nipped in the bud," said Melanie Sakoda, a survivor support specialist for the Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests.

We asked Sakoda to weigh in because the the diocese also accused Rios of physically and emotionally abusing the church secretary who said she had a physical and romantic relationship with Rios for five years.
https://abc30.com/selma-priest-arrested ... e/7589481/


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Should we open a "Fundies & cash" thread?
Evangelicals fight in court over $3.3M raised for Holocaust survivors

Evans is accusing Franklin of withholding $3.3 million of the $4.5 million raised. Franklin, who heads the 14,000-member Free Chapel church of Gainesville, Georgia, denies the accusations.

Two prominent evangelical figures are fighting in court over millions of dollars raised for Holocaust survivors.
Mike Evans, a Christian Zionist from Texas, last summer sued Georgia pastor Jentezen Franklin in connection with a fundraising campaign they launched in 2017 to benefit Israeli Holocaust survivors, the Washington Post reported last month.
Evans is accusing Franklin of withholding $3.3 million of the $4.5 million raised. Franklin, who heads the 14,000-member Free Chapel church of Gainesville, Georgia, denies the accusations.
The lawsuit, filed in US District Court for the Northern District of Georgia, accuses Evans of fraud and conspiracy.
Both men belong to an informal group of evangelicals that advises President Donald Trump on religious matters, according to the Post. Franklin’s son, Drake, works as faith outreach director for the Trump campaign.
https://www.jpost.com/diaspora/evangeli ... ors-648288 for details.
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Former Kaysville bishop of Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints to be sentenced Wednesday after admitting guilt to child pornography charge

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SALT LAKE CITY, Utah, Nov. 17, 2020 (Gephardt Daily) — A former bishop of a Kaysville ward of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints will be sentenced Wednesday after pleading guilty in Federal Court to one count of possession of child pornography.

Timothy James Hallows, 62, faces a possible sentence of up to 20 years in prison, a fine of up to $250,000, and a maximum of five years of supervised release. Any violation of the terms of his supervised release could require he be returned to prison, according to information from the Department of Justice, District of Utah.
https://gephardtdaily.com/local/former- ... hy-charge/

Former church leader gets 125 years in prison for rape

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EUGENE, Ore. – A former music ministry leader at a local church was sentenced to 125 years in prison for rape on Tuesday.

Edward Thompson’s jury trial was held Nov. 3 through Nov. 10. The guilty verdict was unanimous.

Police said Thompson was convicted on four counts of first-degree rape, first-degree sodomy and five counts of first-degree sex abuse. These are Measure 11 charges, so Thompson is required to serve the entire sentence, excepting credit for time served.

Thompson has been in custody since August 2018 when he was accused of abusing a young girl he babysat. Court documents said the abuse happened between 2012 and 2018.

He had been involved with Christ Fellowship Church in Eugene. KEZI 9 News talked to a former church elder after his arrest who said the church had since closed and the pastor had retired.
https://www.kezi.com/content/news/Forme ... 10501.html
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New York Attorney General sues Buffalo Diocese for 'sex abuse cover-up'

New York's Attorney General has filed a lawsuit against the Buffalo Catholic Diocese, alleging its leaders protected priests accused of child sex abuse.

Attorney General Letita James said the diocese and two now-retired leaders failed to refer over two dozen accused priests to the Vatican for removal.

In response, the diocese pledged "full cooperation" with authorities.

It is the first suit to come from a state inquiry that began in 2018. Seven other dioceses are under investigation.

Announcing the lawsuit on Twitter, Ms James promised to bring those responsible to justice.

"While we will never be able to undo these horrific acts, we will do everything in our power to hold the Buffalo Diocese and its leadership accountable and ensure this never happens again."

The lawsuit, which included a 218-page report on the two-year investigation into the diocese, alleges that though leaders found sex abuse complaints to be credible, they protected the accused.

They also failed to properly supervise or monitor these priests, the lawsuit claims.

By instead marking them as "unassignable", the accused were able to retire or take leave, while receiving benefits, rather than being potentially removed from the clergy by the Vatican.
https://www.bbc.com/news/world-us-canada-55050959
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For what it's worth, a guy wearing a clerical collar walks barefoot through the neighborhood reading from what I'm told is a Missal.

He may be associated with the big 'ole Catholic church behind me house or not. In any case I would flat do him.

TMI?
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Bro, just because I keep the kudzu down there under control... ahem...
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I already see the headlines:
Innocent Catholic Priest Raped by Rabid Skeptic

Even his missal was desecrated!
Will it trend in 2021? :wink:
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Back to the "norm", alas:
New pupils barred from top UK Catholic school after abuse scandal

Ampleforth college says it will appeal against education secretary’s decision

The government has ordered one of England’s most prestigious Catholic boarding schools, Ampleforth college, to stop admitting new pupils as a result of “very serious” failings.

Scandal has surrounded the private school in recent years and an independent inquiry into child sexual abuse published a highly critical report in August 2018 that said “appalling sexual abuse [was] inflicted over decades on children as young as seven”.

Ampleforth’s abbot, Cuthbert Madden, was removed from the post that year following allegations that he indecently assaulted pupils. Madden has denied the claims.

His replacement, Deirdre Rowe, stood down as acting head after 10 months in the role following the release of a highly critical inspection report that found the school did not meet standards for safeguarding, leadership, behaviour, combating bullying and complaints handling.

The Department for Education (DfE) has now launched enforcement action against the 200-year-old institution in North Yorkshire after ruling it had failed to meet safeguarding and leadership standards following an emergency Ofsted inspection.

Ampleforth has said it will appeal against the ruling because, it argues, the order is “unjustified and based on incorrect information”.

The letter, which was published by the DfE on Friday, highlighted concerns from a number of inspection reports from January 2016 onwards.

“The SoS [secretary of state, Gavin Williamson] also had regard to the fact that the school is failing to meet the ISS [independent school standards], including standards relating to safeguarding and leadership and management, and in his view, these failings are considered to be very serious,” it said.
https://www.theguardian.com/education/2 ... se-scandal
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Nine more Catholic priests, including one well known for helping Denver's homeless, were found to have sexually abused children in an updated report on sex abuse in Colorado's Catholic churches released Tuesday by state Attorney General Phil Weiser.
https://abcnews.go.com/US/wireStory/cat ... t-74488133
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https://abcnews.go.com/US/wireStory/chi ... t-74523100
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Witness wrote: Sat Nov 28, 2020 10:48 pm I already see the headlines:
Innocent Catholic Priest Raped by Rabid Skeptic

Even his missal was desecrated!
Will it trend in 2021? :wink:
update... He's a non-kid-diddler priest. Got a big 'ole hawg on him though.
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↑ Now, now, Fid. Don't forget to say your prayers before… consuming. :mrgreen:




Pedophile priests operated at this California school for decades.

This is the Catholic order that covered up their abuse

Two boys, born into deeply religious families, both sent to Catholic school, and both abused by the very priests and teachers meant to protect them.

George Stein and Joey Piscitelli grew up a decade apart, but they are connected by their abuse at the hands of priests and brothers from a Catholic order founded to help and support vulnerable children.

Their experiences reveal a pattern of abuse and cover-up going back more than half a century.

A year-long CNN investigation into the Salesians of Don Bosco discovered that for decades, abuser priests and brothers were repeatedly protected and transferred from school to school at the expense of their young victims who were pressured and threatened not to report what had happened to them.

On multiple occasions Salesian leaders withheld cases of abuse from the authorities and even from other parts of the Catholic Church.
https://edition.cnn.com/interactive/201 ... osco-intl/ (long document)
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Noted, thanks it was just a reach-around no butt sex.

I should have expected this.
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18 months in prison for Cleveland pastor convicted of prostitution charges involving teenage girls

CLEVELAND, Ohio (WOIO) - A Cleveland pastor convicted of two counts of compelling prostitution was sentenced Wednesday to 18 months in prison.

Cuyahoga County Court of Common Pleas Judge Cassandra Collier-Williams also labeled Reverend Randolph Brown, 65, a Tier II sex offender.

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“If it were not for my actions, I wouldn’t be here and neither would the other victims be here either. There’s no acceptable excuse for my actions,” said Brown.

Court documents show the date of the offense was Aug. 1, 2018 and involved several underage teenage girls who had run away from home.

Several victims testified anonymously in court Wednesday about what they said was a very traumatic experience.
https://www.cleveland19.com/2020/12/09/ ... age-girls/
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German nuns accused of enabling child sex abuse by priests

Nuns in the city of Speyer "dragged" children to be sexually abused by priests and politicians, a survivor told a German court. His explosive testimony is the latest abuse scandal to rock the German Catholic Church.

Catholic nuns who ran a former children's home in the German city of Speyer allegedly aided in the sexual abuse of the children who were under their care, according to a newly-surfaced court decision.

The latest scandal came to light after a victim filed a case to claim compensation from the Catholic church, prompting the Darmstadt Social Welfare Court to investigate.

Although the court ruled on the case in May this year, it was not made public until now.

Protestant news agency EPD and Catholic news agency KNA acquired copies of the court's decision, which detailed claims of horrific abuse that children suffered at the hands of clergy members in the 1960s and 1970s.

Nuns were key in aiding the abuse, regularly bringing boys and girls to predatory priests and even receiving money to do so, the man testified in court.

On Thursday, the Bishop of Speyer, Karl-Heinz Wiesemann, went public with the allegations of abuse for the first time in an interview with Catholic magazine Der Pilger. He said that "several" abuse allegations had been filed.
https://www.dw.com/en/german-nuns-accus ... a-55913677
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Witness wrote: Wed Aug 08, 2018 2:35 am Just to be evenhanded with all Religions©:
St. Louis Park rabbi arrested in underage sex sting operation

The rabbi, a director of youth outreach, was arrested in a sting leading up to the Super Bowl.
http://www.startribune.com/st-louis-par ... 489947281/ for details.
Church Sides with Pastor Charged with Sexual Abuse of a Child
http://www.patheos.com/blogs/withoutacr ... f-a-child/ for the usual cover-up.
The Mormons are the worst
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In a first for Spain, Jesuits admit to decades of sex abuse

The first comprehensive internal inquiry on sex abuse allegations by a religious order in Spain has identified 81 children and 37 adult victims of 96 Jesuits since the late 1920s, a much higher number than the cases that had so far been publicly known.

Associations of victims are welcoming the disclosure, but they see it falling short since the names of perpetrators or those who covered up the abuses weren’t disclosed. They also want the Jesuits’ inquiry to lead to proper criminal cases against the few abusers that are still alive and a detailed plan to compensate their victims.

“It’s a timid measure that goes in the right direction, but it falls too short,” Miguel Hurtado, a spokesman with the Stolen Childhood Association, told The Associated Press on Friday.

Jesuits is how members of the Society of Jesus, a Roman Catholic religious order formed in 1540 by Ignatius Loyola, are commonly known. According to its website, the order runs 68 schools with some 75,000 students in Spain as well as half a dozen universities and high education centers.

The Society of Jesus in Spain said in its report published Thursday that the internal probe confirmed that 96 members had been accused of sex abuses since 1927, the year of the first recorded case. For 65 of the Jesuits, the accusations involved underage victims. The report nevertheless highlighted that the accused Jesuits make up just over 1% of the 8,782 members admitted in the order during the past 93 years.

The disclosure by the Spanish Jesuits comes as Pope Francis, the church’s first Jesuit pope, has tried to sensitize the church around the globe to the problem of clergy abuse and passed laws to hold the hierarchy accountable for covering it up.
https://apnews.com/article/internationa ... f4edb488d2
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Famed Evangelist Ravi Zacharias engaged in sexual misconduct, his ministry says

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Ravi Zacharias, the prominent head of a global Christian organization who died in May, engaged in sexual misconduct that included "sexting, unwanted touching, spiritual abuse, and rape," according to a statement from the ministry he founded summarizing the results of an investigative report.

Allegations came from four female massage therapists who said Zacharias "would either touch his genitals or ask them to touch his genitals."

Additionally, five massage therapists claimed he "touched or rubbed them inappropriately," and one reported "many encounters over a period of years that she described as rape," according to a 12-page report from the law firm Miller & Martin, which was hired by the ministry.

The law firm said it employed a private investigations firm that included former federal law enforcement officers. More than 50 people were interviewed, including more than a dozen massage therapists, according to the report.

A digital forensics firm examined four cell phones and a laptop used by Zacharias. Evidence was uncovered of "text- and email-based relationships with women who were not his wife," along with more than 200 photos of women, the report said.

Several women accused Zacharias of using ministry funds to give them financial support, eliciting personal information about their lives and employing religious language during encounters, according to the report.

Zacharias, who defended Christianity through books and lectures, died last spring at his Atlanta home at the age of 74 after battling sarcoma. He was a leading figure among Christian apologetics, an intellectual form of Christian theology that defends faith against doubters by invoking history and logic.
https://www.cbs58.com/news/famed-evange ... istry-says
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Fuckin' robes, I wore a robe at my high school graduation. Was buck nekkid underneath. It's still around somewhere. Most likely with pre-cum deposits. It was a long ceremony and well 18 years...