Vatican: 848 priests defrocked since '04

Vatican: 848 priests defrocked since '04

There are 2 comments on the Commercial Dispatch story from May 7, 2014, titled Vatican: 848 priests defrocked since '04. In it, Commercial Dispatch reports that:

The Vatican revealed Tuesday that over the past decade, it has defrocked 848 priests who raped or molested children and sanctioned another 2,572 with lesser penalties, providing the first ever breakdown of how it handled the more than 3,400 cases of abuse reported to the Holy See since 2004.

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Nulli Secundus

Woodbury, CT

#1 May 8, 2014
So: taking away their employment and dog collar MAGICALLY makes them stop wanting to hump-upon little kids?

I. Don't. Think. So.
Nulli Secundus

Woodbury, CT

#2 May 8, 2014
All it DOES is give the romans the ability to say "hey - we fired 'em, they're not OUR responsibility anymore!".

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