New sex abuse crisis in Scottish Catholic Church…

War on children …

CHILDREN IN SHADOW ::: CHILDREN IN WAR

http://www.theguardian.com/world/2013/jul/28/paul-moore-catholic-sex-abuse

New sex abuse crisis in Scottish Catholic church

Priest claims he was abused by older cleric, and church is punishing him for speaking out

    Father Paul Moore admitted sexually abusive behaviour. Photograph: Ayrshire Post

    The Catholic church in Scotland faces a fresh sex-abuse crisis involving some of the country’s senior clerics. The Observer has seen documents  suggesting a scandal similar to the one that led to the resignation of Cardinal Keith O’Brien as Archbishop of Edinburgh and St Andrews.

    As a seminarian, a priest known as “Father Michael”, who wishes to remain anonymous while an appeal to Rome is made, said he was sexually assaulted by a parish priest, Father Paul Moore. Father Michael said the church failed to deal appropriately with his complaint over a 17-year period, and that he is now being ousted from the church…

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