He is. And he has.
Unless something extraordinarily improbable occurs, he will never again function as a Catholic priest.
And it’s his decision.
I’m quite sympathetic to innocently accused priests and the need to have better safeguards to protect them. I think there is room for potential criticism of how the Church has formulated its policy, or how it applies that policy in particular cases.
I also do not know whether he is guilty of the sexual and other misconduct of which he is accused. I have no way of determining that....READ MORE