Catholic orders from the late 18th century and well into the 20th – were young, unmarried women who became pregnant and had their babies taken from them, and in some cases sold to wealthy Catholic couples without children in the US.
whiskeypapist: “ Novena to the Holy Spirit Day 1 ✞ In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit. Amen. ✞ Almighty and eternal God Send forth your Spirit Who brought order from chaos At the beginning of the universe And peace to...
These days, the Roman Catholic Church is synonymous with child sexual abuse. We owe nobody an apology for saying this. It’s the truth. Cases of child sexual abuse and subsequent cover-ups committed during the 20th and 21st centuries by Catholic priests, nuns, and members of the Roman Catholic Order
Catholic Church officials testify at abuse inquiry. A Catholic order that provided services for children with intellectual disabilities has-denied it was infiltrated by predatory paedophiles. The St John of God Brothers are the first of the Catholic orders to-give evidence at the Victorian Parliamentary Inquiry into Child abuse. The inquiry first heard this morning that 15 of 60 St John of God Brothers had complaints made against them in Victoria since the 1940s.