Nuns Who Commit Sexual Abuse and the Annexation of Mercy

Steve Theisen, 61, is the Iowa director for the Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests (SNAP). Unlike the vast majority of men and women whose lives have been positively affected by the support SNAP provides to victims of clergy abuse, Theisen was not sexually abused by a Catholic priest: he was sexually abused by a Catholic nun. 

The abuse began in the 4th grade, when Theisen was just nine-years-old. He stayed after class one day to wash the blackboards. Alone with the nun in the classroom...

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commented 2013-08-19 12:58:32 -0500 · Flag
steve—I was abused by a nun for over 10 years— and it is worse than a priest—they do not have to be held accoutable by bishop or doicese they do what they want—in 1962 to1967—sexualy emotional and sadistic including poisen to a 8 year old— they are not good people—to be around
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