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St. Anthony Messenger

June 2019 Issue

Dear Reader: History, Repeated

Oct 6, 2020
In 2003, I attended a gathering of clergy sex-abuse survivors in Lexington, Kentucky, for St. Anthony Messenger’s June special issue on the crisis.

No More Excuses, Please

May 23, 2019
This past April, Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI returned to the public eye in a spectacular fashion.

A Faith Shaken

May 23, 2019
I received my first Eucharist from the hands of a sexual abuser—and this has shaken my faith.

A Priest Speaks Out about Clergy Sex Abuse

May 23, 2019
In August 2018, a Pennsylvania grand jury released a report on clerical sexual abuse in six Catholic dioceses in the state.

Film Reviews with Sister Rose

May 2, 2019
UglyDolls A factory produces different kinds of felt dolls, and all of them must pass through quality control inspection. When a doll is deemed imperfect, it is sent to a hidden and remote inlet along the shoreline called Uglyville.