How long, O Lord?

What is the *matter* with these idiots? Details of child sexual abuse that led to charges against a Roman Catholic priest on Thursday were reported to his Pennsylvania diocese nearly five years ago, court records show, but the church authorities did not remove him as a pastor. The priest, the Rev. Joseph D. Maurizio Jr., [Read More...]

Hey Ed Peters!

If you are out there and can hear the sound of my voice, please tell me: what is the estimated cost of the full megillah canonical process for laicizing a pervy priest, particularly one who is fighting the process? Am I right in suspecting it is orders of magnitude more than $20,000? I await your [Read More...]

Maybe Worth Getting Upset about, Maybe Not

The NY Times has a story about Cdl. Dolan providing what some call “financial incentives” and others call “payoffs” to pervy priests in order to get them to agree to leave the priesthood immediately rather than fight out a long drawn out process. There is much dudgeon in the article. There is no dudgeon–none whatsoever–about [Read More...]

Am I the only one who thinks this is rather hysterical?

So some guy who got dismissed from the priesthood in 2003 for being a perv turns up working for TSA at Philly airport: A TSA official tells the I-Team Harkins’ title is “Transportation Security Manager, Baggage,” meaning he deals mostly with luggage, not passengers. “Sure, that’s his title,” Polesir said. “That doesn’t mean that’s where [Read More...]

The Legionary Machine needs to be disassembled…

bolt by bolt, piece by piece until there is nothing left of the monstrosity the Monster created. It has many nice members and decent people in it. But it is an organization created by a monster to do one thing: facilitate, protect, and propagate his monstrous evil. Machines don’t do what we want them to [Read More...]