“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
women from the isolated Innu communities of Unamen Shipu and Pakua Shipu, on Quebec’s Lower North Shore, described how they were sexually assaulted by an Oblate priest who worked in their territory for four decades, until his death in 1992.
…priests forced a victim to pose naked on the cross while they photographed him using a Polaroid camera.
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.”