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Marcial Maciel & Walter White: Breaking Bad in Meth and Sex

Father Maciel and Walter White: Breaking Bad in Meth and Sex

Breaking Bad is an American crime drama television series created and produced by Vince Gilligan. 3,126 more words

Legion Of Christ

The Light of Spotlight

I recently went with a friend to see Spotlight, the film that focuses on the Boston Globe’s uncovering of clergy abuse of children. I wanted to see the film for several reasons—to see how the story would be portrayed on the big screen, to see how the cast would handle the fascinating way in which Bostonians tend to speak the English language, and to see Boston itself on the big screen. 681 more words

Other Denominations/Christians

Nienstedt Leaves Michigan Diocese Amid Parish Turmoil

BATTLE CREEK, Mich. (AP) — A priest is leaving a Battle Creek parish as some members of the southwestern Michigan diocese became angered to learn that he led a Minnesota archdiocese during a clergy sex abuse scandal. 102 more words

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City of London Councilor Tried to Blackmail Colleague

The developing case of the City of London priest and councilmember caught in an abuse row (that’s Brit for scandal) took a new turn as it emerged he had allegedly tried to blackmail a fellow City councilor while both were holding public office. 253 more words

Monks' Files In Abuse Settlement Released By St. John's Abbey

MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — St. John’s Abbey has released thousands of pages of documents revealing decades of sexual abuse towards minors by 18 different monks.

The Abbey says the incidents detailed in the files all happened more than two decades ago. 134 more words

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Bishop who didn’t report child abuse gains new post

Bishop who didn’t report child abuse gains new post 
By Associated Press January 15, 2016

LINCOLN, Neb. — A Roman Catholic bishop who was convicted in Missouri of not reporting suspected child abuse has become chaplain at a convent in Nebraska. 101 more words

Child Abuse