Day: April 21, 2015

RC bishop steps down; was convicted of mishandling clergy sexual abuse

The National Catholic Reporter, reporting on the resignation of Bishop Robert Finn, notes that he was the first bishop to be convicted of criminal charges in the mishandling of clergy sexual abuse in the US, failing to report the suspicion abuse of children by a now-former priest who had been creating child pornography. The NCR report […]

Speaking to the Soul: Crying wolf

Speaking to the Soul: Crying wolf

John 10:11-18 To his listeners, this story was taken right from real life. They were farmers and fishermen, craftsmen and laborers… maybe even a few shepherds. They related immediately to the long hours, the vigilance and the dedication required to protect livestock from predators. They knew the damage wolves could do if they ever got […]