Saturday, July 30, 2011
PresseInfo: Offizielle Liste der als Kindsmissbraucher nachgewisenen Bischöfe
Offizielle Liste der als Kindsmissbraucher nachgewisenen Bischöfe Stand Aug.2011
Die Liste der als Kindsmissbraucher nachgewisenen Prister geht in die Tausende und wird vorbereitet.
" In the sexual abuse crisis, attention has focused on priests who have sexually abused children; the problem of bishops and major superiors who abuse has not received systematic scrutiny. Yet a bishop who is guilty of child abuse, or who has other violations of celibacy to conceal, has compromised his role in the formation of his priests and in assigning them properly. Bishops who sexually abuse seminarians, as Anthony J. O'Connell has admitted doing, may establish a generational pattern of clergy abuse. The following list includes 22 U.S. bishops who have been publicly accused of sexually abusing minors. We have also provided a preliminary list of 9 bishops accused of sexual misconduct in other countries. "