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Catholic Church wants to know if 12-year-old victim is gay and ‘enjoyed’ being abused by priest / LGBTQ Nation

A Catholic church in Poland wants a court to determine whether the victim of a priest’s alleged sexual abuse – who was a 12-year-old boy when it started – was gay and therefore took ‘enjoyment in the intimate relationship “. The lawsuit was filed by Janusz Szymik against the Diocese …

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Father David Hudgins’ Latest Dispatch | Catholic National Register

The priest of the Diocese of Lansing, Michigan, tragically died in a traffic accident. Father David Hudgins, a priest in the Diocese of Lansing, Michigan, wrote an article for his parish bulletin shortly before his death in a traffic accident on January 3. Father Hudgins was pastor of St. Joseph’s …

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Church helps thousands flee escalating Myanmar war

The Catholic Church is helping evacuate and shelter thousands of people fleeing their homes in conflict-torn Kayah state in eastern Myanmar. It is also providing food and non-food items to homeless people in and around the state capital of Loikaw, where fighting has intensified since January 6. The Burmese military …

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Catholic priest spoke of Bharat Mata in “offensive terms”, HC refuses to cancel FIR

Partial cancellation of a FIR filed against a Catholic priest who was arrested last July for an allegedly derogatory speech, the Madras High Court ruled on Friday that his remarks against “Bharat Mata”, “Bhuma Devi” attracted the offense of attacking religious feelings under the article. 295A of the IPC, among …

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Bishop Deeley announces appointment of priest

PORTLAND – Bishop Robert Deeley has announced the following priest assignment with the effective date noted. Effective January 18, Bro. Dominic Tumusiime, AJ, was assigned as parish vicar in the parish of Saint-Antoine de Padoue (Notre-Dame du Perpétuel Secours church in Windham, summer chapel of Our Lady of Sebago in …

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Rector – Episcopal Information Service

St. Luke’s Episcopal Church, an established urban Christ-centered parish in the Anglo-Catholic tradition, is looking for our next rector who will lead us into an exciting new chapter of shared life and ministry. Our roots go back to 1885 when the first Episcopal Mission was established in Fort Myers, that …

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Some sex-related charges have been dropped against former priest Van Wert, Findlay

TOLEDO – Five of the 10 charges were dismissed by North Ohio District Court against a Catholic priest who was arrested by the FBI 16 months ago for alleged adult sex trafficking and of a minor. A federal grand jury indicted Michael J. Zacharias, 55, of Findlay, in August 2020 …

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Former Aspen priest faces civil lawsuit accusing him of 300 sexual assaults on altar boy

A former Catholic priest from Aspen not only sexually assaulted a local altar boy around 300 times in the early 2000s, but he also beat the boy when he refused to comply with his sexual demands, according to a civil lawsuit filed last week in Denver District Court. Reverend Michael …

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“It’s overwhelming”: the anguish of a priest after churches were ransacked by vandals

The barricaded windows are the result of repeated attacks on the offices and center which are part of St Peter & St John’s Catholic Church in Camberley. The problems started in the summer, with young people finding themselves in the field behind the building. There were several break-ins with broken …

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LankaWeb – Catholic Priest Destroys All Mayan Written Language

The Mayan writing system was used in what is now Mexico and Central America for almost two thousand years, until after Cortés arrived. It was written in bark paper books, carved on public monuments, and inscribed on personal items of pottery, bone, and jade. The Spanish invaders banned writing and …

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