Until church, Legislature deal with this issue, it is still news
By Ken Tingley, November 2, 2016, The Post Star
The handwritten letter was the kind of note you don’t see much anymore.
It was in a nice flowing script and easily readable and had the formality of another era with an introductory “Dear Mr. Tingley.”
It was old school.
So was the content.
The writer told me my column about the Catholic Church’s latest way of dealing with pedophile priests was “old news.”
“You’re revisiting the sad and sordid details of a difficult event several years ago struck me as a ‘cheap shot,’ “ he wrote.
And here is the worst part: The writer was a retired priest.
My Oct. 23 column was about the Catholic Church’s latest attempt to . . .