Our View: Church should reveal identities of accused clergy

Some wounds, if closed too quickly, can appear to heal on the surface while festering deep below the skin. When that happens, it can be necessary to reopen the wound, to expose and remove the infection.

Minnesota's Catholic church is at such a point. The infection, in this case, is a list of alleged sex offenders among the clergy in each diocese in Minnesota.

Such lists were compiled across the nation in 2004 in response to a 2002 Boston Globe investigation of...

Read the full story here

Do you like this post?

Showing 1 reaction

@SNAPNetwork tweeted this page. 2013-10-15 10:38:47 -0500
Check out SNAP's story of the day: "Our View: Church should reveal identities of accused clergy" http://www.snapnetwork.org/our_view_church_should_reveal_identities_of_accused_clergy?recruiter_id=21019
Our most powerful tool is the light of truth. Through our actions, we bring healing, prevention and justice.

Search & Translate