Donald R. McClarey

PopeWatch: Special Place in Hell

  From 2004.  Absolutely stunning.  This is the man who our Pope regarded as a “hero” until his evil deeds, which the Vatican already knew about, became public knowledge.  PopeWatch has represented many felons over the years.  PopeWatch can think

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Donald R. McClarey

PopeWatch: Uncle Ted

 “Yeah, five years. If we had five years, the Lord working through Bergoglio in five years could make the Church over again.”  “He will walk across the stage and people will follow him. They will find in him like they

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Donald R. McClarey

The McCarrick Doctrine

  Brilliant post by Father Jerry Pokorsky at Catholic Culture:   It cannot be denied that a large number of Catholic bishops and their vicars lied, covered up, and abused their positions and faith. The sexual abuse and exploitation of

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Donald R. McClarey

PopeWatch: Wuerl Knew About McCarrick in 2004

No surprise here:   In November 2004, Mr. Ciolek appeared before the Independent Review Board of the Diocese of Pittsburgh to report the details of the allegation of abuse he made against the Pittsburgh priest. When he appeared before the

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Donald R. McClarey

PopeWatch: Best Buds

Pope Francis defenders have tried to portray Pope Francis as having virtually no involvement with former Cardinal McCarrick.  This defense is factually challenged to say the least: In light of the recently published book by the unofficial papal spokesman Andrea

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Donald R. McClarey

PopeWatch: Farce

Well this makes it all better:   Archbishop Theodore McCarrick has begun his life of prayer and penance at St. Fidelis Capuchin Friary in Victoria, Kansas, according to statements from the Diocese of Salina and the Archdiocese of Washington. McCarrick

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Donald R. McClarey

Letter From 2006 Confirms Vatican Knew of McCarrick Allegations in 2000

From Lifesite News:   A Vatican letter to a New York priest confirms the Holy See knew of sexual abuse allegations against ex-Cardinal Theodore McCarrick in 2000, Catholic News Service reported Friday. The U.S. bishops’ official news service, Catholic News

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Donald R. McClarey

Statement of Cardinal Tobin

Cardinal “Nighty-night Baby” Tobin is taking a leaf from his master’s book and attempting to brazen it out:   The Archdiocese of Newark and Cardinal Joseph W. Tobin, C.Ss.R. express shock, sadness and consternation at the wide-ranging array of allegations

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Donald R. McClarey

Bishop Morlino Gets It

At last, a Bishop who understands the magnitude of the evil that has taken root within the Church.   Dear brothers and sisters in Christ of the Diocese of Madison, The past weeks have brought a great deal of scandal,

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Donald R. McClarey

The Gay Elephant in the Sacristy

In the wake of the McCarrick revelations many clerics have taken pen in hand to see if they can sucker, yet again, the Laity.  They write gravely of review panels, protecting minors and everything under the sun except the one

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Donald R. McClarey

Judas Wolves

Darwin Catholic reminds us of why the McCarrick scandal is important:   So while, yes, we need organizational controls, it seems to me that much more we need leaders in the Church to be willing to name this for what

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Donald R. McClarey

The Bitter Fruits of the Lavender Mafia

Professor Anthony Esolen at The Catholic Thing  sums up what the well protected Lavender Mafia has done to the Church: And now this, about Cardinal McCarrick. 
The cardinal, choosing his words precisely, says he has no memory of ever having engaged

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Donald R. McClarey

Cardinal McCarrick

It has come out that Cardinal Theodore McCarrick has been credibly accused of sexually abusing a minor fifty years ago.  What has also come out is that he was in the habit of bedding handsome seminarians and calling them his

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