Thursday, 22 June 2017

"POVERTY - CHASTITY - OBEDIENCE"

PRIESTS, BROTHERS AND NUNS IN RELIGIOUS ORDERS TAKE THREE VOWS - POVERTY - CHASTITY AND OBEDIENCE.





ARE THESE VOWS BEING LIVED FAITHFULLY IN THE IRELAND OF TODAY?

IN MANY, MANY CASES - THEY ARE NOT!


POVERTY:

A religious priest, brother or nun is required by their vow of poverty to own absolutely nothing. Everything they have and use, according to this vow, belongs to their community. 

In my experience the nuns live this vow better than the priests or brother do - but even the nuns can be personally very well off.

Surely this vow prohibits a priest, brother or nun having a private bank account and credit card? 

Yet I know and know of so many religious priests, brothers and nuns having private bank accounts and credit cards!

I had one Jesuit friend who told me that he had a bank account with £5,000 in it and his own credit card!

I am not a religious - and therefore have no "vows" but in my whole life I have never had anything like £5,000 in my bank account.



Yesterday I spoke to a secular priest friend of mine who has a brother a priest in a religious order. He confirmed that his brother not only had a bank account and a credit card but has flown BUSINESS CLASS and FIRST CLASS for years with money provided to him by benefactors. 



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Regularly in the Irish newspapers you see nuns and religious selling land for multi million pound amounts.


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Wednesday 21 June 2017
Nuns will get millions from sale of former hospital land.
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The Order of the Sisters of Charity is to receive a multi-million euro settlement as part of its exit from the St Vincent's Hospital complex in south Dublin, it was confirmed yesterday.
Members of the religious order are to sell the site of the former private hospital on the campus grounds to St Vincent's Healthcare Group for which they were receiving rent.
They were paid €14.6m in rent from St Vincent's Private Hospital over 13 years.
The rent paid by St Vincent's Private Hospital to the order is listed as €1.2m in 2015, the most recent year for which accounts are available.
A total of €14.6m was paid to the order over the years 2003 to 2015 inclusive according to accounts.

The rent went up from €1m per year up to 2007 to €1.2m since 2008.

MONASTERIES:

In many modern "monasteries" the religious priests and brothers live very well indeed:

1. They have no bills to pay. All the bills are paid by the "bursar".

2. They have very comfortable accommodation. I'm told that when Clonard Monastery in Belfast was recently renovated in a multi million pound spend, each priest got a "suite" - sitting room, bed room and bathroom.

3. Their meals are cooked and served.

4. They washing and ironing are done.

5. They have access to a fleet of "community" cars - no car repayments, no road tax, no car insurance.

6. They get a monthly allowance.

7. They are given money for holidays, trips and courses. 

8, They have private health insurance and can enter private hospitals at the drop of a hat.


Can anyone tel me how this is LIVING POVERTY?


CHASTITY:

When it comes to chastity I think that nuns are generally better in the observance that religious priests or brothers - but many nuns have priest and lay lovers.

All I hear about religious priests especially is that they have a better sex life than most married or unmarried men.

I know of one Irish religious priest who had THREE FEMALE LOVERS:

1. A nun he was "spiritually married" to and with whom he could go ALL THE WAY.

2. An unhappily married women he could have NON PENETRATIVE SEX with.

3. A widow he could have NON PENETRATIVE SEX with.


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Number 2 came to see me in quite a state and I sent her tp Father's Superior. He listened to her. Gave her tea. But did nothing.

It turned out that Father Superior was compromised himself!

I know of nun and priest lovers who own a caravan or a holiday cottage together.

GAY:


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These days of course, more than ever before, religious priests are inclined to be gay.

Many of them have at least one male lover and are even to be found in the gay pubs, clubs and saunas.


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I even know of one ENCLOSED !!! Cistercian monk who lives a wealthy gay lifestyle and is known by a woman's name by his fellow monks. 



LIVE IT - OR LEAVE IT:

What I am saying today is that in so many cases the vows of Poverty and Chastity are not being lived by those who profess it.

Would it not be more honest to leave the order than to pretend you are living in a way you are not?

BUT - where would you get the same lifestyle - roof over your head, good grub, money, car, sex etc - so easy?

Wednesday, 21 June 2017

CASINO CATHOLICISM

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A PICTURE FROM THE CLONARD NOVENA

This week in Belfast the CLONARD NOVENA is under way and thousands are turning out several times each day to attend Mass, submit petitions, hear guest speakers - and of course put plenty of money in the REDEMPTORIST COLLECTION PLATES.

The vast majority of the ordinary Catholics attending this novena are 100% sincere.

Indeed many of them are attending to ask God and Saint Mary's help with problems in their personal, family and community lives.

Even Bishop Noel Treanor has left his 4 million pound palace in leafy Belfast to say Mass for the great unwashed.



However I doubt if Treanor will be putting his hands in his pocket and putting money in the Clonard coffers.

But is this great Catholic Casino type of event a truly spiritual event - or is it more about:

1. Keeping the ordinary laity in awe of bishops, religious orders, priests and the Catholic Church in general?

2. Raising hundreds of thousands of pounds in one week from a big, spectacular Catholic Gig?

There are other examples of Catholic Casino-ism around the world:

ROME:


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The Vatican makes an absolute fortune every year out of all it's visitors to it's sites and museums.

CANONISATIONS:

It is a well established fact that the Vatican profits by millions of Euros every time they make someone a saint in Rome.

KNOCK:


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KNOCK CASINO


Another great Irish Catholic Casino is the Marian Shrine at Knock in County Mayo.

Bishops and priests love going there to have their rings and asses kissed by robot priest worshipping Catholics.

Knock also rakes in the money for that parish and the Archdiocese of Tuam.


FATIMA - LOURDES - MEDJUGORJE:


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FATIMA CASINO

Again multi millions of pounds are raised by the Catholic Church in all these sites around the world.

I have most experience of Lourdes - and I like the simpler things at Lourdes - like praying alone at the grotto after midnight, like hearing confessions in the Confessional chapel and relieving people of burdens and by the care of the sick by so many.

But what really gets peoples tubes vibrating in places like Lourdes is when a cardinal or another well known cleric turns up:

"O My God, Cardinal Burke is here today. O my God. I just have to kiss his ring and get his blessing. O my God".


What would Jesus think of it all?

Let's ask him.


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"But when you pray, go into your room, close the door and pray to your Father, who is unseen. Then your Father, who sees what is done in secret, will reward you". (Matt 6:6)


"But Jesus often withdrew to lonely places and prayed". (Luke 5:16)



"One day Jesus was in a certain place. When he finished, one of his disciples said to him, "Lord teach us to pray just as John taught his disciples". He said to them, "When you pray , say, "Father, hallowed be your name, your kingdom come. Give us each day our daily bread. Forgive us our sins for we also forgive everyone who sins against us. And lead us not into temptation". Luke 11: 1 - 4)

Jesus also said:



“And when you pray, you must not be like the hypocrites. For they love to stand and pray in the synagogues and at the street corners, that they may be seen by others. Truly, I say to you, they have received their reward".


Casino Catholicism benefits the Catholic Institution and its bank accounts.

It keeps the laity firmly in the pews worshipping bishops, priests and religious.

AND:

YOU HAVE MUCH MORE CHANCE HAVING GOD HEAR YOUR PRAYER IF YOU DO AS JESUS TOLD YOU TO DO - GO TO YOUR PRIVATE ROOM - SPEAK TO YOUR HEAVENLY FATHER THERE - AND THE GOD TO WHOM YOU PRAY TO IN SECRET WILL HEAR YOU.

AND

IT WILL NOT COST YOU EVEN ONE PENNY !!!


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Tuesday, 20 June 2017

AROUND THE DIOCESES

MAN FROM ROME IN MAYNOOTH THIS WEEK:





The Vatican is dispatching a cleric from the Congregation of the Doctrine of the Faith to visit Maynooth this week to overhaul the courses of studies that are being taught in Maynooth Seminary and the Pontifical University  over which Fanny Mullaney will preside for a shortened THREE YEAR term.

WE have learned over the weekend that The Vatican:

FANNY


1. Told the Irish Bishops to appoint Mullaney for THREE and not TEN years.

2. Are considering allowing seminarians to do only philosophy at Maynooth and do their theology in Rome.

3. Will conduct a full review of the courses being offered by the Maynooth Pontifical University 

4. Consider offering a FOUR YEAR masters degree in Canon Law.

In any event it seems that Rome has decided that it cannot trust the Irish Bishops to run Maynooth properly and that there will be direct Rome involvement from now on.

One priest I spoke to yesterday told me he went to Maynooth the other day to sign on for the canon law course and was told that it could not be booked or signed off until the Rome man's visit this week and that Fanny does not have the authority to start the course until instructed to do so by the Congregation man.

While this priest was there he noticed the Maynooth president on the corridor with a young man and his suit cases.

The priest was wondering if the young man - was being helped to arrivie ?  o r leave ?

He was too young to be the Congregation man from Rome.


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AYATOLLAH MONAHAN NOT HAPPY :-)

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Apparently the Catholic Ayatollah of Killaoe - Fintan "Lugs" Monahan is not happy with me for revealing that he is conducting a financial investigation into all his parishes as a result of financial "irregularities".

In fact I am told that he has issued a VERBAL FATWA against any priest talking to this Blog or it's author. 

He is enraged that someone in the Killaloe Clerical Club is talking outside the kampf. 

He has made it clear that he will deal harshly deal with any clerical Judas!

PRO LIFE:

Apparently Monahan has also joined forces with the incumbent of Elphin - Kevin "Homosexuality is like Downs Syndrome" Doran in attending meeting of "Pro Life" groups in Dublin and around Ireland in preparation for next year's abortion referendum.

Monahan and Doran feel that the bishops are not taking a strong enough stance and that they must lead the charge.

AYATOLLAH MONAHAN IN TROUBLE OVER APPOINTING PRIEST PRINCIPAL:

(Irish Times) Concerns have been raised over the way a priest was appointed as the new principal of St Flannan’s College, Ennis, Co Clare.

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Bishop of Killaloe Fintan Monahan has said he is willing to discuss his appointment of Fr Ignatius McCormack with anyone who feels adequate consultation did not take place or that proper procedures were not followed.
St Flannan’s is a co-ed secondary school with more than 1,200 pupils and about 80 teachers. Past pupils include President Michael D Higgins, hurling manager Davy Fitzgerald, and RTÉ’s Marty Morrissey.
The college’s two previous principals were first female principal Carmel Honan and, prior to her, its first lay principal Colm McDonagh.
Ms Honan has been appointed the first female and first lay principal at Glenstal Abbey School in Co Limerick, following two rounds of interviews.
In 2012, when she was appointed principal at St Flannan’s, she told the Clare Champion that “if you go back to the roots of St Flannan’s, it was always about moving with, and responding to, the times. That was proven when Colm McDonagh became the first lay principal and my appointment is in keeping with St Flannan’s record of responding to changing times.”
The new principal, Fr McCormack (44), has been on the staff at St Flannan’s since 2001.
Complaints to The Irish Times did not concern him, his qualifications or competence, which are not in question, but rested on claims that Dr Monahan made the appointment without due consultation.
It was also queried how, at a time when Killaloe is short of clergy, he could appoint a priest to a non-clerical role.
In response, Dr Monahan said he is “happy to address any concerns expressed” in relation to the appointment.
‘Further clarification’
He is “not aware of any complaints but would be very happy to meet anybody who needed further clarification”, a spokesman said. The bishop consulted the joint management board before initiating the appointment process, “to ensure that all the statutory regulations were followed”.
The appointment “was made with strict observance of the conditions laid down in the Articles of Management for Voluntary Secondary Schools 2015 from the JMB (Joint Managerial Body for Secondary Schools),” the spokesman said.
When the vacancy at St Flannan’s arose the bishop “wrote to the board of management informing them of his intention to recommend the appointment of Fr Ignatius McCormack as principal to the trustees of the college”.
“Following discussion at a subsequent meeting of the trustees, it was decided unanimously to accept the bishop’s proposal and approve the appointment. The board have since been informed of the appointment,” the spokesman said.
On the appointment of a priest to the role, Dr Monahan acknowledged this “may seem like a counter-intuitive move in the light of clergy shortages” but it “underlined the commitment to Catholic education in the diocese,” the spokesman said.

So obviously Ayatollah Monahan does not think that committed Catholic teachers and principals are capable of teaching the faith ???

One Killaloe priest said yesterday: "I think our sweet Fintan is quickly becoming a dictator"!

THE TUAM DEACON FALL OUT:

Also I am told that Ayatollah Monahan is very unhappy about being highlighted as the man who accepted the Tuam deacon, Gallagher, for priestly formation.


DEACON GALLAGHER AND AB NEARY
Monahan thinks that as he is now out of Tuam anything that happens there has nothing to do with him!

KERRY:

A Kerry priest has said that King Puck's ordination is "suspended and that no ordination date has been decided ???

PUCK ON RIGHT
THE WEST:

A particular West of Ireland priest feels that his chances of getting a mitre  have lessened after his mention on our Blog?


MEATH:

There are reports of "strange goings on" from the Diocese of Meath. 

We will keep an eye on this one.

One of the reports claims that a Meath diocesan priest has Maynooth concerns?

Monday, 19 June 2017

"BISHOP SPOKE OF BEAUTY OF MALE PENIS"



AN IRISH EX SEMINARIAN HAS SPOKEN OF HAVING A MEAL AND DRINKS WITH AN IRISH BISHOP DURING WHICH THE BISHOP SPOKE GLOWINGLY OF THE BEAUTY OF THE MALE PENIS,

The ex seminarian claims he was asked to help sort files in the bishop's house and was invited to dine alone with the bishop.

The meal was taken with a more than adequate amount of alcohol and it was late in the meal when the alleged monologue occurred.

The ex seminarian says that he was flabbergasted by the monologue and simply listened without speaking.

He also says that at no point during the meal did anyone do more than discuss this topic.

However he thinks that it was a very surreal event in his life and it only happened on one occasion.


PAT ASKED THE BISHOP ABOUT THE ALLEGED EVENT:

After the seminarian told me this story I wrote to the bishop and recounted to him the story I had been told.

The bishop replied to my letter and insisted:

1. That the event never happened.

2. That the dinner had never taken place.

3. That he had no memory of the name of the ex seminarian who was making the claim.


And for now we must leave it at that. It is the case of one man's word against another man's word. 

There is no corroborating evidence either way. 


COULD SOMETHING LIKE THIS HAPPEN BETWEEN AN BISHOP AND A PRIEST / SEMINARIAN?

Well we know that not only could such a thing happen. We know it has happened - and in more than in one place.

CARDINAL KEITH O'BRIEN of Scotland had to resign because he was proven to have seduced seminarians and young priests - even using the Confessional to do so!

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And while he had to stay away from a papal conclave he is still a cardinal and still being financially supported by the Archdiocese of Edinburgh who maintain him in a nice home on Northumbria in England.


CARDINAL GROER OF AUSTRIA:

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Cardinal Groer of Austria had to resign after it emerged that he had many sexual expolits with seminarians when he was a seminary professor.

BISHOP ANTHONY J O'CONNELL:



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Bishop Anthony J O'Connell of Palm Beach, Florida had to resign after several ex seminarians accused him of sexually abusing them.

SOME FACTS ABOUT BISHOPS AND SEX FROM: www.bishopaccountability.com


ARGENTINA
Bishop Juan Carlos Maccarone 
Resigned in 2005, age 64, per canon 401.2 after video surfaced of him having sex with 23-year-old man. Remained in ministry. Seen 2010 saying Confirmation Mass for teenagers. Santiago del Estero bishop emeritus. Died March 2015.

Archbishop Edgardo G. Storni

Resigned October 2002, age 66, per canon 401.2 after reports he abused young men and boys. Convicted 2009. Sentenced to eight years in prison; given house arrest instead. Conviction overturned 2011. Remained Santa Fe de la Vera Cruz archbishop emeritus. 
Died 2012. 
BELGIUM
Bishop Roger J. Vangheluwe
Resigned 2010, age 73, per canon 401.2 after admitting to sexual abuse of boy, later revealed to be his nephew. Sent by Vatican to monastery in France for "spiritual and psychological treatment." Admitted on television in April 2011 to abuse of two nephews, one beginning at age 5, over 13-year period in 1970s and '80s. Left monastery amidst public outcry three days after TV appearance. Not prosecuted due to expired statute of limitations. Current whereabouts unknown. Brugge {Bruges} bishop emeritus.

CANADA
Bishop Raymond J. Lahey
Arrested
 in 2009 for possession of child abuse images. Resigned as Antigonish bishop in 2009 per canon 401.2, age 69. Pled guilty in 2011. Sentenced in 2012 but given time served. Laicized in 2012.

Bishop Marco Antonio Órdenes Fernández 
Resigned 2012, age 47, per canon 401.2 after accused of late 1990s sexual abuse of 15-year-old boy. Admitted to "an imprudent act."Iquique bishop emeritus. 
DOMINICAN REPUBLIC 

Bishop Príamo Pericles Tejeda Rosario
Resigned as Baní bishop in 1997, age 63, then worked as priest in Venice FL. 
Accused in 2007 of sexual assault of a 42-year-old man for 11 years. Venice diocese removed faculties. Not charged. Baní bishop emeritus.

Archbishop Józef Wesołowski *
Polish. Resigned as papal nuncio to 
Dominican Republic August 2013 and was secretly recalled to Vatican, just days before DR news media exposed his alleged sex assaults of children on Santo Domingo waterfront. Church officials did not inform DR law enforcement. Prosecution sought by both DR and Poland. Vatican reportedly rebuffed extradition request by Poland January 2014. Laicization announced June 2014, four days after DR bishop tweeted about seeing Wesołowski strolling in Rome. Diplomatic immunity removed August 2014, day after NY Times exposé. Put under house arrest in Vatican City State September 2014. Found with 100,000+ child abuse images on his laptop and Vatican-owned computer. Released from house arrest after 60 days; free to move around Vatican City State beginning late November 2014. Hospitalized night before his July 2015 trial in VCS, causing trial to be indefinitely postponed. Released from hospital one week later, and freed to walk around Vatican City, according to BBC. Found dead in his Vatican apartment August 28, 2015. Trial never resumed.

GERMANY
Bishop Heinrich Maria Janssen
Hildesheim bishop 1957 until retirement in 1983, age 76. Died 1988. Accused in 2015 of sexual abuse of a boy from 1958 to 1963, beginning when the boy was age 10. Abuse was said to have included masturbation, anal and oral sex. Diocesan investigators deemed the accusations "plausible" and awarded Janssen's accuser 10,000 euros "in recognition of his suffering."
ICELAND
Bishop Joannes B.M. Gijsen *
Retired 2007, age 75. Dutch. News in 2010 of 1950s alleged abuse of two 
boys. Remained Reykjavik bishop emeritus. Died 2013. Dutch church acknowledged his guilt in 2014.
IRELAND
Archbishop Richard A. Burke, S.P.S. * 
Accused 2009 of 1983 sexual abuse of 14-year-old girl in Nigeria. [See victim's statement.] Resigned 2010, age 61, per canon 401.2. Admitted "failure to observe his oath of celibacy." Sued RTÉ, claiming victim was 20, not 14. Suit settled 2015: RTÉ paid legal costs but made no concession on victim's age. Benin City archbishop emeritus.

Bishop Eamonn Casey
Resigned 1992, age 65, after revelation that he fathered a child in 1970s. Fled Ireland, worked in Ecuador missions, then English diocese. Accused 2005 of sexual assault of girl, age 5, 30 years earlier. Casey denied accusation. Not charged. Returned to Ireland 2006. In nursing home since 2011. New accusation April 2016 by a Limerick woman. Galway and Kilmacduagh bishop emeritus until his death March 13, 2017.

NETHERLANDS
Bishop Johannes Willem Maria Bluyssen
Resigned 1984, age 57, as s'Hertogenbosch bishop. Admitted 2010 to destroying abuse files in 1970s. 
Died 2013. Accused 2014 of repeated rape of Beekvliet minor seminary student 1957-1959. A church Complaints Committee announced August 2015 that evidence was not sufficient, although it did not "exclude" that the victim had been sexually abused.
Bishop Joannes B.M. Gijsen *
Retired 2007, age 75. Dutch. News in 2010 of 1950s alleged abuse of two boys. Remained Reykjavik, Iceland bishop emeritus.
 Died 2013. Dutch church acknowledged his guilt in 2014.

Bishop Jan Niënhaus
Utrecht auxiliary bishop. 
Died 2000. Dutch church admitted 2014 he molested young boys 1950s-1970s.
Bishop Cornelius Schilder, M.H.M. *
Vatican informed in 2007 of reports of Schilder's early 1990s abuse of a Maasai herds boy. Dutch. Resigned 2009, age 67, per canon 401.2. Accused in 2013 of early 1990s sexual abuse of a young seminarianNgong bishop emeritus. 


Bishop Joannes Gerardus ter Schure, S.D.B.

Retired 1998, age 76. s'Hertogenbosch bishop. 
Died 2003. News in 2010 that Salesians settled claim of sexual abuse of a boy by ter Schure at Don Rua monastery in Ugchelen 1948-53.
NORWAY
Bishop Georg Müller, SS.CC.
Admitted 2009 to 1990s sexual abuse of boy. Resigned as Trondheim bishop same year, age 58, per canon 401.2. Emeritus. Died October 25, 2015.
POLAND
Archbishop Juliusz Paetz
Resigned 2002, age 67, after accused of sexually abusing young seminarians. Paetz denied the allegations. Banned from public ministry, but ban lifted by Vatican June 2010. Ban was at some point reinstated: in April 2016, Vatican warned Paetz to stop public appearances and resume private life of "repentance and prayer." Poznan archbishop emeritus.
SCOTLAND
Cardinal Keith Michael Patrick O’Brien

Retired 2013, age 74, after 
accused publicly of sexual advances toward priests, dating to 1980s. Apologized. Saint Andrews and Edinburgh archbishop emeritus. Pope Francis accepted O'Brien's resignation in March 2015, meaning O'Brien would no longer be allowed to perform the public, religious or civil duties of a Cardinal.

Bishop Roderick Wright 
Resigned 1996, age 56, after admitting to sex with woman he counseled. Married the woman. Admitted to son with previous woman. Remained Argyll and The Isles bishop emeritus. Died 2005.
SWITZERLAND

Bishop Hansjörg Vogel

Resigned 1995, age 44, after acknowledging impregnating woman. Basel {Bâle, Basilea} bishop emeritus.

UNITED STATES

Bishop Robert H. Brom 
Accused in 1990s of coercing young seminarian into sex in 1980s, while Duluth MN bishop. Accuser retracted allegation, reportedly as condition of $85K settlement. Retired 2013, age 75. San Diego CA bishop emeritus.
Bishop Joseph A. Ferrario 
Honolulu HI auxiliary bishop and bishop 1977-1993. Accused of child rape in 1985 letter to papal nuncio. Lawsuit 1991 dismissed on SOL grounds. Retired as bishop 1993, age 67. Stayed in ministry and remained emeritus. Not charged. Died 2003. Named by more alleged victims 2013 and 2014.
Cardinal Theodore E. McCarrick 
Alleged to have engaged in sexual misconduct with seminarians and priests in 1980s while Metuchen NJ bishop and Newark NJ archbishop. Church settled with alleged victim 2006, reports Richard Sipe. Washington DC archbishop emeritus.
Bishop Daniel L. Ryan
Resigned 1999, age 69, week before lawsuit cited his hiring of male prostitutes. News 2002 that he solicited sex from boy, age 15, and sexually abused another, age 16-17. Not charged, due to SOL. Internal diocesan study 2006 confirmed Ryan's misconduct with adults. Remained Springfield IL bishop emeritus until he died in 2015.
Bishop Joseph V. Sullivan 
Baton Rouge LA bishop 1974-1982. Died 1982. Accused in 2000s of sexual abuse of three different teen boys, 1969-1982. Later bishop called claims credible, removed Sullivan's name from high school.

Archbishop Rembert George Weakland, O.S.B.
Resigned in 2002 immediately after news of $450K payment in 1998 to silence man accusing him of sexual assault when man was 32. Weakland had just turned 75, and resignation was accepted per canon 401.1 -- the age-75 rule applying to bishops in standard situations. Weakland denied abuse but admitted to sexual relationship. Remains Milwaukee WI archbishop emeritus, residing in PA monastery.



Can we say that Irish bishops are different from the bishops in the rest of the world and do not carry on with men, women, seminarians, priests etc?

I hardly think we can claim that.

What we can say is that TO DATE no proof of these matters have emerged except in a few rare cases.

I do expect that situation to change in the not too distant future!


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