After meeting Pope Benedict XVI, a woman who suffered clerical abuse was inspired to help other survivors find peace and freedom.
Manual does not have new legislation, but provides orientation for bishops.
Publisher says he expects it will be a "spiritual classic."
We can't avoid all danger, but we can help our kids be aware and prepared.
Only obedience and love for our Lord Jesus Christ can point the way.
Document emphasizes role of laity in supporting bishops' investigations
Ultimately, there is only one response to the scandals: Catholic witnesses.
"Consecrated persons, chosen by God to guide souls to salvation, let themselves be dominated by their human frailty or sickness and thus become tools of Satan."
I ask the Holy Spirit to sustain us throughout these days, and to help us to turn this evil into an opportunity for awareness and purification
The saintly bishop of Philadelphia writes about what our first response should be in the midst of such trials.