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Posted in Sexual Abuse

Ranking Catholic leader in England and Wales chooses church over survivors

http://bit.ly/2xnJ915 The highest-ranking Catholic leader in England and Wales defended the reputation of the church rather than protecting children in the face of allegations of…

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Posted in Psychology

Narcissistic people are more likely to be attracted to ordained ministry

https://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2018/07/13/church-considers-psychometric-tests-experts-raise-fears-clergy/ The Church of England could administer personality tests for trainee priests amid fears it appoints too many narcissists. The Church is examining ways to…

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Posted in Sexual Abuse

Churches push for inclusion in Royal Commission into abuse

Churches push for inclusion in Royal Commission into abuse https://t.co/KzIO4qkqjm — WAVES Trust (@WAVES_Trust) March 25, 2018 https://www.radionz.co.nz/news/national/353367/churches-push-for-inclusion-in-royal-commission-into-abuse “We are of the firm view that…

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Posted in Politics

The Telegraph: #Scottish #church #vote #allow #same-sex #marriage

The Telegraph: Scottish church faces ‘consequences’ over vote to allow same-sex marriage. http://google.com/newsstand/s/CBIw1IPdkzY http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/2017/09/27/scottish-church-faces-consequences-vote-allow-same-sex-marriage/ The compromise narrowly avoided a full schism in the global Anglican…

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Bishop concealed information about the sexual assault of a 10-year-old boy

http://www.nzherald.co.nz/world/news/article.cfm?c_id=2&objectid=11729263 Archbishop of Adelaide Philip Wilson, 66, was charged in April last year with concealing serious child sexual abuse in 1971. He has pleaded not…

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Call for NZ church abuse inquiry

Ken Clearwater, from Male Survivors of Sexual Abuse, says he’s been fighting for an independent inquiry since the Boston Globe uncovered huge abuse within the…

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