April 3, 2013

Quote of the Day: The Rev. Tom Reese of Georgetown University

Print More

Active RNS subscribers and members can view this content by logging-in here.

“I want an efficient curia that goes after abusive priests. I don’t want an efficient curia going after nuns in the United States. The question is: How efficient do you want the inquisition to be?” — The Rev. Tom Reese, senior fellow at Georgetown University’s Woodstock Theological Center, speaking at the National Press Club about […]

  • Daniel Hoffman

    There are lots of ways for clerics to abuse their positions besides the tawdry ones that make headlines. Purely secular prejudices and political views that are the precise opposite of Christian charity are the norm in too many American Churches. The Gospel of Wealth is little different than the Divine Right of Kings and both deserve to be called “abuse”.