Church-Scandal Posts

Why do these posts exist? April 20, 2020


John Paul II: Second Father and Cover-Upper March 20, 2023

Zanchetta: Seminarians Suffer, and the Pope Doesn’t Care March 23

Two Argentine Friends March 5

More on the Pope-Emeritus’ Record February 19

Point/Counter-Point on the Pope-emeritus Situation January 29

Pope Benedict, the Man Behind the Curtain January 26

The Church Scandal (Indianapolis talk) January 12, 2022

Spain Follow-Up + Answering the CIASE’s Critics December 22

Spotlight Comes to Spain? December 19

Three Years Later: What Happened to the Independent Commission? November 29

McCarrick, McWilliams, and Me November 10

French Sex-Abuse Report October 8

Richard Windmann on the New Orleans Cover-Up October 2

Two Questions for the Metuchen Chancery August 15

The McCarrick Criminal Case: Two Receptions August 6

Disturbing 35-Year-Old Echoes (McCarrick accusations) August 3

Grand-Jury Reports + McCarrick Charged July 29

Two Letters (Being Catholic Now Q4) July 19

The Cult of Secrecy June 22

Canon Law, Revised: You’re Welcome, Your Holiness June 9

Absurdities and Atrocities: an Atheist’s Take on the PA Grand-Jury Report June 1

Synod on Synods and the Denazification of the Church May 22

McCarrick’s Predecessor in Newark, the late Archbishop Peter Gerety May 11

Open Letter to Cardinal Cupich of Chicago April 20

The Sunday Obligation (Being Catholic Now, Q3) April 9

Angry Catholic Easter Monday April 5

Holy Week Movies + Chris O’Leary Survivor Podcast March 30

Anniversaries and Things that Don’t Change (with Tom Rastrelli Confessions of a Gay Priest book review) March 16

Our Next Scandal: The Paycheck Protection Program February 24

The Rosa Parks of Seminarians February 18

Accusation about Continuing Secrecy January 28. Two proofs: The Unrepentant Syndicate February 1 The McCarrick of Wyoming February 10

“Anglican Watch” Interview January 19

Guest Post on Virtus Article about Reporting Up the Chain January 18

To Honor and Not to Honor Our Prelates January 1, 2021

The Exact Whitewash Used in the Vatican McCarrick Report (with a compendium of report-related posts) December 6

Songs of Pitiful Discontent November 25

Church Militant Interview November 12

McCarrick Report Interviews Nov. 11

More-Readable McCarrick Report? Nov. 10

Updates in Michigan and Rome Nov. 7

Interview with Joseph Sciambra Oct. 26

Book Discussion Session Oct. 20

Report about our Reconciliation Program Oct. 17

Ecumenical Zoom Meeting Oct. 15

Book Review: Death of an Altar Boy (Guest Post) Oct. 10

James Still Deserves an Amanuensis + Lincoln Second Inaugural Oct. 6

A Ghost Speaks August 19, 2020

McCarrick Articles August 12, 2020

John Doe 14 on the Jersey Shore July 28, 2020

Guest post by Ann White: McCarrick the ‘Cool Kid’ July 27, 2020

The Cruel Massachusetts Cesspool July 18, 2020

The Parish Church, Viganò, and Nathan Doe June 15, 2020

The Legacy of Pope John Paul II May 21

The Idea of the McCarrick Report May 1

Virginia & Tennessee April 22

Imaginary Dialogue at the Richmond Chancery (written 2/4/20, published 4/2/20)

“Independent” “Reconciliation” in New York and Richmond (written 2/15/20, published 3/17/20)