Skip to comments.The Latest on the Vigaṇ Letter Drama… Vatican II Church Meltdown – Day 19 (Catholic Caucus)
Posted on 09/13/2018 9:43:50 AM PDT by Repent and Believe
[Last updated with new content: 13-SEP-18 15:07 UTC]
This post continues our coverage of the ongoing ecclesiastical Chernobyl unleashed by the accusations of the former Vatican nuncio to the United States, Abp. Carlo Viganò, which were first published on Aug. 25 and have the potential not only to bring an end to the Francis pontificate but even to throw the entire Vatican II Sect into unprecedented chaos:
Wednesday, Sep. 12, 2018 Developments
Vatican announces Francis will convene a meeting with the presidents of the Episcopal Conferences of the Catholic Church on the theme of the protection of minors' on Feb. 24, 2019
The head of U.S. Novus Ordo bishops, Cardinal Daniel DiNardo of Galveston-Houston, Texas, has been accused by two alleged victims of clerical abuse of failing to remove their priest abuser from ministry
Vaticanist Edward Pentin reports on more abuse-related developments ahead of Popes meeting with Cardinal DiNardo
Two German mainstream media outlets have leaked the findings of a secret study on clerical sex abuse in Germany: For the period from 1946 to 2014, the study counts 3677 predominantly male minors as victims of sexual offenses. 1670 clerics are accused of misdeeds
Germanys Novus Ordo bishops react, criticize premature publication of report findings
Novus Ordo bishops of Bolivia send letter of support to Francis (Spanish)
Bp. David Zubick of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, announces Year of Repentance for Sep. 23, 2018 Aug. 15, 2019
The Archdiocese of Washington, D.C., has confirmed that Cardinal Donald Wuerl will ask Francis to allow him to resign
In Newark, New Jersey, mothers with young families continue to protest outside Cdl. Joseph Tobins chancery, hoping for a canonical investigation into the New Jersey prelates potential crimes related to sex abuse cover-up
Life Site reports that the evidence to date indicates that Pope Francis is involved in multiple cover-ups of clerical sexual predators in South America, including his own archdiocese
Reactions from select Blogs and Web Sites
Church Militants Stephen Wynne reports that many express doubt that the Synod for the Protection of Minors announced for February 2019 will lead to lasting reform
The Catholic World Reports Christopher Altieri asks if Francis is serious about addressing the abuse crisis and its causes
Interviewed by Frank Walker of Canon 212, author and journalist George Neumayr gives the real story behind Cardinal Wuerls impending departure
Rocco Palmo of Whispers in the Loggia comments on Cardinal Wuerls impending exit
Psychiatrist Dr. Ritch Fitzgibbons believes that anyone who blames abuse crisis on clericalism is part of the abuse crisis cover-up
Fr. Raymond de Souza explores three key questions about the Vaticans McCarrick investigation
Author and commentator Phil Lawler notes that Francis is inviting the worlds bishops to discuss the problem, ignoring the fact that to a large extent the worlds bishops ARE the problem
Separating Fact from Fiction: The Media Report claims the Pennsylvania Grand Jury report is dishonest and Attorney General Josh Shapiro is a liar (Aug. 18, 2018)
Blogger Ann Barnhardt provides details from an Argentinian whistleblower, alleging that Francis is involved in trafficking Gustavo Veras child sex slaves
Investigative journalist Randy Engel offers a rebuttal to Carlo Vigano on the Nienstedt case
The Catholic Leagues Bill Donohue has written to state attorneys general to ask them to also investigate the clergy of all other religions, private non-sectarian institutions, and public sector entities as a matter of justice
Prior Days Coverage
Days 1-3 (Aug. 25-27) Day 4 (Aug. 28) Day 5 (Aug. 29) Day 6 (Aug. 30) Day 7 (Aug. 31) Day 8 (Sep. 1) Day 9 (Sep. 2) Day 10 (Sep. 3) Day 11 (Sep. 4) Day 12 (Sep. 5) Day 13 (Sep. 6) Day 14 (Sep. 7) Day 15 (Sep. 8) Day 16 (Sep. 9) Day 17 (Sep. 10) Day 18 (Sep. 11)
EWTN anchor Lauren Ashburn reports from Rome about the latest developments, specifically about the planned 2019 synod for the protection of minors, in this News Nightly broadcast of Sep. 12: (link at site)
The next few days should have some interesting developments.
"Prelates" and "sacramental" titles in quotes due to the invalidity and questionability of the orders and offices incurred by embrace by high level prelates of the heresy of Modernism (Vatican II).
The pope is calling for clerics to leave the kids alone but he’s somehow OK with the gay mafia continuing to run the church and house their consenting catamites in seminaries and rectories.
The Pope is doing damage control by calling a meeting in six months which he hopes will defuse criticism now and by which times he hopes that the issue will have defused enough that he can either cancel it or go to it as a formality and ensure that nothing comes of it other than a sternly written letter smelling of the perfume of the vatican bishop who writes it down.
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