ISSUE: July 4, 2005VOL.
43, NO. 4Oakland,
find their priest online
They write to El Padrecito with the problems of their young lives, sending
tearful pleas for help into cyberspace. What to do about an errant boyfriend?
An unwanted pregnancy? A father who drinks too much?. >>>
bishops renew sex abuse policies
The nation’s Catholic bishops voted June 17 to renew policies to
combat clergy sexual abuse, maintaining a three-year “zero tolerance”
pledge to root out abusive priests.>>>