“By choosing not to thoroughly investigate allegations, the Catholic Church has failed in its moral obligation to provide survivors, parishioners and the public a complete and accurate accounting of all sexually inappropriate behavior involving priests in Illinois,”
Reverend Father Faucher shared his fantasies with other pedophiles online. He spoke of wanting to sexually abuse altar boys and babies. Faucher recalled enjoying a video of a boy being beaten to death
“The fact that they are priests is above and beyond shocking,” “They’re supposed to be leading good example and they’re doing exactly the opposite.”
…priests forced a victim to pose naked on the cross while they photographed him using a Polaroid camera.
Why didn’t the Pope just say, “Denounce homosexuality because it’s evil and against God.” God said, “Repent ye therefore, and be converted, that your sins may be blotted out, when the times of refreshing shall come* from the presence of the Lord
The victim described how he was made to feel like he was passed between the pair like a “toy borrowed from a friend”.
“I believed Peter Ball’s protestations and gave too little credence to the vulnerable young men and boys behind those allegations.”
The allegations against the priest, however, has come as stunning news to the people he served in both New Lexington and New Albany.