Reading some of the testimony, it is little wonder actually: After a trial that riveted the nation with its twists and turns, Casey Anthony was found not guilty on Tuesday of murdering her daughter, 2-year-old Caylee Anthony. (here) Let us remember that in this country, you are innocent until proven guilty. She was not proven […]
My good God – A building that once housed a daycare center and later became a “swingers’ club” in Mineola, Texas turned into a house of horrors for four children who were forced to perform sex acts on others and each other. Shauntel Mayo, 29, the ringleader of this unthinkable abuse, made her three kids […]
An apologetic Ian Kessinger, 30, of Nitro said stress and drugs led him to hurt his son Benjamin on three separate occassions. The boy was born Dec. 20. “It’s the worst thing I’ve ever done,” Kessinger said on his way to arraignment in Kanawha County Magistrate Court. “If I could take it back, I’d take […]
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An El Paso high school dance teacher is accused of recording more than 200 videotapes of himself having sex with as many as 70 children, some of whom were elementary school age. (here) I hope that justice is done, but I pray that the families of those destroyed will somehow find peace. Related articles by […]
My wife and I have different classes at church, I for walking around Rome and she for the class which has a book which…. Well, I’ll put it like this. Neither she nor I like to read books like this. Fluffy, and not in the good way, is the best way to describe books like […]
Mary MacKillop, who will be canonised as Australia’s first ‘saint’ in October in Rome, was excommunicated by the Roman Catholic Church in 1871. The reason for her excommunication was that she exposed a priest as a pedophile. The ABC’s Compass program says Bishop Laurence Sheil ordered the punishment after MacKillop reported child abuse by Father […]
Bernardo Álvarez Afonso said that there are 13 year olds who are wanting to be abused, and ‘if you are careless they will provoke you’. There is outrage in parts of Spanish society following declarations made over Christmas from the Bishop of Tenerife, Bernardo Álvarez Afonso.
For those who say that Christianity has brought nothing but horror to this planet…. BMCR reviews a very important work, “Let the Little Children Come to Me”: Childhood and Children in Early Christianity, by Cornelia B. Horn, John W. Martens. Through an exhaustive analysis of nearly every quote pertaining to children in the canonical New […]
As my readers know, I am intimately concerned with the failure to report laws in my state of West Virginia and I may or may not have asked certain people to help me out in advancing a change to the WV Code which would add teeth to the current law about mandatory reporting.