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).

Bevilacqua's hearing postponed, SNAP responds

We’re disappointed in this delay. The boys and girls who were sexually violated because of the actions of Lynn, Bevilacqua, Rigali and other church bureaucrats deserve timely justice.


Church official gripes re: “distortion;” SNAP responds

Msgr. Lynn now claims that some have a ‘distorted’ view because his words, under oath, are available to the public now.  How ironic.


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