Archive for September 8th, 2012

Defying Canon and Civil Laws, Diocese Failed to Stop a Priest / The New York Times

Defying Canon and Civil Laws, Diocese Failed to Stop a Priest

After Father Ratigan was arrested, Bishop Finn met with his priests. Asked why Father Ratigan was not removed earlier, the bishop replied, according to the testimony, that he had wanted ‘to save Father Ratigan’s priesthood’ and that he had understood that Father Ratigan’s problem was “only pornography.” By Laurie Goodstein, The New York Time

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