A priest in the scandal-hit diocese of Cloyne in Co Cork has urged his fellow clerics to speak out and defy the “culture of fear” that pervades the Catholic Church.
Fr Joseph McGuane has become the first ordinary cleric in Cloyne to comment on the child abuse controversies that rocked the diocese and the entire church in Ireland.
- Ireland’s Reaction to the Cloyne Report (patheos.com)
- Ire-land. (commonwealmagazine.org)
- Ireland And The Vatican: A New Low (andrewsullivan.thedailybeast.com)
- Cloyne Report Released (commonwealmagazine.org)