Victims Of Priest Abuse In Rome To Urge Cardinals To Choose Wisely

Victims Of Priest Abuse In Rome To Urge Cardinals To Choose Wisely

ROME (CBS4) – While many pilgrims on a spiritual journey are flocking to Rome to observe history in the making, others have made the trek here to expose hurt anger and outrage.

Dark clouds hovered above St. Peter’s Basilica Sunday, days before the start of the papal conclave. The haunting faces of innocence lost, allegedly stolen at the hands of abusive priests, emerged with the hope the world will watch and the cardinals will listen.

They feel that the cardinals need to select a Pope who will do more to heal the wounds of victims and more to safeguard the children.

“They have to do something, intervene, because there’s a problem. We are talking about children, they are completely abandoned before, during and after. They are treated like animals,” David Clohessy, direc...

 

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  • commented 2013-03-11 13:47:19 -0500
    Again I say to the SNAP members:

    TO MEMBERS OF SNAP: PLEASE FIGHT YOUR LONGEST AND HARDEST, NOW. PERSEVERE. I PRAY FOR your CONTINUED STRENGTH OF YOUR CONVICTIONS, and I PRAY THAT YOU KNOW THAT YOUR WORK IS BEING EFFECTIVE, even if more slowly than those of us who agree with your actions, would like…maybe, SLOWNESS IN MAKING THIS DECISION AND TAKING THIS VOTE, IS EXACTLY WHAT IS BEST FOR ALL.
  • commented 2013-03-11 13:44:26 -0500
  • commented 2013-03-11 13:41:47 -0500