Shaken by Scandals: Catholics Speak out about Priests' Sexual Abuse

Shaken by Scandals: Catholics Speak out about Priests' Sexual Abuse

by Paul Paul Thigpen
     
 

This book is a collection of contributions from thirteen prominent Catholic leaders responding to the current scandals of priests� sexual abuse. In recent weeks the sex abuse scandals have riveted the attention of the nation and provoked a sharp response, not only from American Catholics as a whole, but from countless non-Catholics as well. This book is for all…  See more details below

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This book is a collection of contributions from thirteen prominent Catholic leaders responding to the current scandals of priests� sexual abuse. In recent weeks the sex abuse scandals have riveted the attention of the nation and provoked a sharp response, not only from American Catholics as a whole, but from countless non-Catholics as well. This book is for all those, both Catholics and non-Catholics, who have been grieved, angered, and confused by the scandals and are asking, "How did this terrible situation come about, and how should we respond to it?" ABOUT THE AUTHOR:Paul Thigpen has authored, coauthored and edited more than twenty books, including The Saints� Guide to Making Peace With God, Yourself, and Others, Blood of the Martyrs, Seed of the Church and A Dictionary of Quotes from the Saints. He holds a Ph.D. from Emory University

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781569553534
Publisher:
Saint Anthony Messenger Press & Franciscan Communications
Publication date:
07/28/2002
Pages:
228
Product dimensions:
5.25(w) x 8.03(h) x 0.69(d)

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