Cardinal Mahoney Falls from Grace

by Steve Ray on February 1, 2013

“Los Angeles Archbishop Jose Gomez on Thursday announced dramatic actions in response to the priest abuse scandal, saying that Cardinal Roger Mahony would no longer perform public duties in the church and that Santa Barbara Bishop Thomas J. Curry has stepped down.

“Gomez said in a statement that Mahony — who led the L.A. archdiocese from 1985 to 2011 — “will no longer have any administrative or public duties.”

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Gomez also announced the church has released a trove of confidential church files detailing how the Los Angeles archdiocese dealt with priests accused of molestation……”

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Cardinal Mahoney’s Response

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Darin Holmes February 1, 2013 at 9:20 PM

I’d Take a Look at Cardinal Mahoney’s response as well on his Personal Blog……I personally know a Bishop who was Also lead down that Rabbit Hole of Get them Treatment, Get them Well, Let them go back to ministry, of the 1980′s. Sad to Say, that to keep the Church Billited with Shepherds and Pastors may go Way beyond what any of us could imagine a Bishop faced during those times. I’m also wondering if Archbishop Gomez who I respect and admire is in line for his own Red Hat soon.

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