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Richard Dawkins Under Fire for ‘Mild Pedophilia’ Remarks
Originally Posted: 09/10/2013 - 10:15am | Type: Blog

Richard Dawkins, one of the world’s best-known and outspoken atheists, has provoked outrage among child protection agencies and experts after suggesting that recent child abuse scandals have been overblown. ...

10 Myths of Abuse in the Church
Originally Posted: 05/21/2013 - 11:27am | Type: Blog

As a mental health professional, I have observed that many myths of sexual abuse continue to stand in the way of love and healing for survivors of abuse and the community of faith. ...

Suffer the Little Children: Crime and Punishment at Penn State
Originally Posted: 07/26/2012 - 2:04pm | Type: Blog

This is one of the clearest examples of a fundamental moral problem in our society — the protection of an institution has become more important than the lives of innocent children. ...

Penn State’s Massive Moral Failure to Put The Most Vulnerable First Instead of Last
Originally Posted: 11/17/2011 - 12:11pm | Type: Blog

As it was done to them, it was done to Christ himself, the very Son of God. The Penn State story of the sexual abuse of children has just sickened me — as it has many others. I ha ...

Busting Pedophile Rings
Originally Posted: 03/03/2011 - 4:37pm | Type: Magazine Article

Rose Marie Berger Jonathan Mendez The American owner of a bar in Cambodia that is frequ ...

Restoration vs. Retribution
Originally Posted: 08/28/2011 - 7:25pm | Type: Magazine Article

(Name withheld by request) Much grace and gratitude to you and Richard Rohr for "Beyond Crime and Punishment" (July-August 2002) ...

Perpetuating an Urban Legend
Originally Posted: 08/28/2011 - 7:25pm | Type: Magazine Article

Philip Jenkins IN "CATHOLIC Scandal, Ecumenical Solution" (July-August 2002), Rose Marie Ber IN &q ...

What Must Be Done
Originally Posted: 08/28/2011 - 7:25pm | Type: Magazine Article

Jim Wallis Having a 3-and-a-half-year-old son has made the horrific revelations about the sexual abuse of children by Catholic priests eve ...