Santorum Knew: Priest in D.C. Church where Santorum Worships Charged with Sex Abuse in July 2002

Rick Santorum claimed yesterday on ABC’s “This Week with George Stephanopoulos” that in July 2002, when he wrote the article that has recently resurfaced, calling Boston the “liberal” seat of church abuse, he did not know that there were similar cases in PA. In my earlier post on this today, … Continue reading

March 5, 2002 – Maine Parish Agonizes Over a Priest’s Confession

Copyright 2002 The New York Times Company The New York Times March 5, 2002 Tuesday Late Edition – Final SECTION: Section A; Column 1; National Desk; Pg. 1 LENGTH: 1227 words HEADLINE: Maine Parish Agonizes Over a Priest’s Confession BYLINE: By PAM BELLUCK DATELINE: ST. AGATHA, Me., March 1 BODY: … Continue reading

March 3, 2002 – Vatican Weighs Reaction to Accusations of Molesting by Clergy

Copyright 2002 The New York Times Company The New York Times March 3, 2002 Sunday Late Edition – Final SECTION: Section 1; Column 1; National Desk; Pg. 30 LENGTH: 1015 words HEADLINE: Vatican Weighs Reaction to Accusations of Molesting by Clergy BYLINE: By MELINDA HENNEBERGER DATELINE: ROME, March 2 BODY: … Continue reading

July 12, 2002 – Capitol Hill Pastor Faces Child Sex Case

The Washington Post July 12, 2002 Friday Final Edition SECTION: A SECTION; Pg. A01 HEADLINE: Capitol Hill Pastor Faces Child Sex Case; Priest Suspended After Second Allegation BYLINE: Alan Cooperman and Caryle Murphy, Washington Post Staff Writers BODY: The pastor of a historic Capitol Hill parish that serves many Roman … Continue reading

SNAP Leaders Met with Santorum July 21, Promised Quick Response

For Immediate Release August 1, 2005 Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests (SNAP) SNAPnetwork.org Contact: Peter Isely, SNAP National Board (414-29-7259); Tammy Lerner, SNAP Pennsylvania (610-509-9568) Victims of Clergy Abuse Expecting Decisive Action this Week by Senator Santorum Santorum stands by his clergy abuse comments Sunday on ABC SNAP … Continue reading

Rick Santorum is Over the Edge

Rick Santorum is over the edge with his persistence in pressing the issue on the MA Catholic Church scandal. His holier than thou attitude is out of line and quite frankly shows just how small a man he is. Clearly the Catholic Abuse scandal was not relegated to MA alone. PA, Santorum’s home state suffered their own cases of abuse. It’s time for Rick Santorum to get off his high horse and apologize to the people of MA, otherwise he’ll be sliding in his own mess of dung! Continue reading