Former Belgian bishop on his abuse: "a little piece of intimacy"

The mind boggles.  Why is this man still a priest? From the Associated Press: A former Belgian bishop at the center of one of the Roman Catholic church’s biggest pedophile scandals said Thursday that he had abused two nephews and insisted he had no plans to abandon the priesthood. In his first television interview since [Read More...]

Priest, Nobel Prize candidate — and admitted sex abuser

Astonishing and sobering news out of Belgium today, where the sex abuse scandal in the Catholic Church continues to grow wider and deeper. From the Daily Mail: A Belgian Catholic priest and would-be Nobel Peace Prize holder has admitted that he sexually abused an eight-year-old boy 40 years ago. The case only came forward when [Read More...]