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December 12, 2018
Prominent Vatican official, Cardinal Pell, is found guilty of sex abuse
At the end of a trial believed to have cost him millions, the Vatican’s third...
December 09, 2018
Renowned Brazilian healer accused of sexually abusing women
Joao Teixeira de Faria, who claims that the spirits of more than 30 doctors work...
December 06, 2018
Filipino altar boys were allegedly abused by a US Catholic priest
The US Bureau of Immigration is seeking the deportation of a Roman Catholic priest accused...
December 01, 2018
S. Carolina church hit with an abuse lawsuit after volunteer’s arrest
A lawsuit brought against NewSpring Church in North Charleston this week alleges that it failed...
November 29, 2018
Priest who threatened to rape a woman and a cop is now fully cured
Investigations into abusive Catholic priests in Iowa have have brought to light a bizarre episode...
November 22, 2018
South Korean church leader Lee Jae-rock jailed for sexual offences
The head of the Manmin Central Church today began a 15-year jail sentence after being...
November 17, 2018
Class action against RC Church alleges racketeering and corruption
The Vatican and American bishops have been hit by a class action lawsuit which sites ...
November 10, 2018
Catholic clergy sex abuse could be on the rise again. Gays get blamed.
Father D Paul Sullins, above, a Catholic priest and retired Catholic University of America sociology...
November 03, 2018
Clerical abuse in New Orleans: Archbishop asks for forgiveness
A total of 57 Roman Catholic priests are to be named as 'credibly accused' abusers...
October 29, 2018
Tuam mass grave scandal: nuns should not fund exhumation costs
Just when you thought that Catholic League President Bill Donohue could sink no lower, along...
October 26, 2018
Vicar abused teen who wanted to deepen her faith in Christianity
When a 'vulnerable' teenage girl in Lancashire, UK, developed an interest in the church and...
October 25, 2018
Boy molested by priest told to ‘seek forgiveness’ – for being abused!
Former Catholic priest David Poulson, 64, this week pleaded guilty to sex crimes involving children...
October 24, 2018
Victims of evil nuns in Ireland are to be exhumed and reburied
When I posted a piece this week about the religious press urging anti-abortionists to go...
October 10, 2018
‘Prayer camps’ in Ghana shackle people with mental health problems
Human Rights Watch has been keeping close tabs on the way people in Ghana who...
October 05, 2018
South Park skewers Catholic abuse cover-ups. Bill Donohue goes postal
On Wednesday a new episode of Comedy Central's South Park tackled the issue of clerical...
October 02, 2018
New Polish film about Catholic abuse riles the religious right
What could possibly have inspired a movie about drunken priests and clerical paedophila? True facts...
September 30, 2018
Vicious New Mexico cult leader sentenced to 72 years in jail
Deborah Green called herself the "The General" and strutted around in paramilitary gear, filling people's...
September 25, 2018
Catholic cardinal says ‘many people no longer believe in us’
Not a week goes by without the toxicity of the Roman Catholic Church getting media...
September 24, 2018
More shocking facts emerge from Pennsylvania abuse probe
More shocking revelations are emerging from the Pennsylvania grand jury investigation into Catholic Church abuse....
September 18, 2018
Commies planted paedophiles in the Roman Catholic Church
Iben Thranholm, a right-wing religious extremist from Denmark, is convinced that sexual abuse scandals engulfing...
September 17, 2018
Sadistic cult leader under investigation in South Korea
A doomsday cult – the Grace Road Church headed by Shin Ok-ju, above – set...
September 16, 2018
Victims of Buddhist abuse voice concerns to Dalai Lama
Tibetan spiritual leader, the Dalai Lama, reportedly had to endure a 'complicated' meeting in Holland...
September 12, 2018
Bleak picture of Catholic abuse revealed in new German probe
A sexual abuse commission funded by the German Bishops' Conference found that 3,677 mostly male...
September 10, 2018
Teen dies after being forced into a 40-day religious fast
Titilayno A Omosebi, 48, and her husband Kehinde S Omosebi, 49, are facing criminal charges...
September 08, 2018
Yet another probe into Catholic cruelty is to be launched in US
Vermont Attorney General T J Donovan, above, announced yesterday (Friday) that officials in Burlington plan...
September 07, 2018
NY probe into Catholic sex abuse blasted by Bill Donohue
News that the New York Attorney General’s office, headed by Barbara Underwood, has issued subpoenas...
September 01, 2018
Catholic Church in Australia is far wealthier than it claimed
An investigation, published this week, reveals that the Catholic Church in Australia concealed its massive...
August 27, 2018
The standards of the day
Since the Pope’s weekend in Ireland is in the news, including here, I thought it...
August 27, 2018
Thousands rally against Pope's visit to a very different Ireland
When Pope John II came to Ireland in 1979 he was given rock star treatment...
August 26, 2018
Priests who cover up sexual abuse are 'shit' says the Pope
Pope Francis referred to those who cover up abuse in the Catholic Church as 'caca'...
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