The Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests
By Stuart Dupras
Sept 1, 2003
We agree with the Dayton chapter of Voice of the Faithful, that:
But we also believe the bishop should:
Our hearts go out to the young woman whose faith and trust was violated by Pater's criminal actions, and who has been further victimized by the callousness and recklessness of bishops Harvey and Pilarczyk. We are grateful for her courage in reporting her abuse and in seeking justice. We hope church officials will take long overdue action to protect other children from Msgr. Pater and that such action will help bring healing to this victim.
Our deepest thanks go to Msgr. Breslin for his persistent efforts to protect vulnerable children by warning Vatican officials of Pater's crimes.Â We appreciate his integrity, and for setting the example for others priests to follow.
Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests