Media Statements

We are SNAP, the Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests. We are the largest, oldest and most active support group for women and men wounded by religious authority figures (priests, ministers, bishops, deacons, nuns and others).

Bishop Finn’s scheduled court appearance has been postponed.

This is good news. It is often hard for victims, witnesses and whistleblowers to step forward and it often takes a lot of time for them to gain the strength to speak up. Now, they have more time. 


Letter to SNAP from a Whistleblower about Fr. Doyle

The links below will direct you to two pages of a letter that was sent to SNAP Outreach Director Barbara Dorris, explaining that the diocese is not being truthful when they claim that there had been no prior complaints about Fr. Brendan Doyle.


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