GoaChronicle.com and IndianExpose in its mission to expose the evil of sexual abuse and its cover-up by the Catholic Church brings to its reader a 1300 plus page report of the Grand Jury of Pennsylvania.
The report is shocking, disturbing and heart-wrenching.
Over 1000 child victims were identifiable from the Church’s own records. But the Grand Jury believed that the real number of children whose records were lost or who were afraid to come forward were in thousands.
Most of the victims were boys, but they were girls too. Some were teens; many were pre-pubescent. Some were manipulated with alcohol or pornography.
Some were made to masturbate their assailants, or were groped by them. Some were raped orally, some vaginally and some anally.
But all of them were brushed aside, in every part of the state by Church leaders who preferred to protect the abusers and their institution above all.
Here are some shocking examples in the Grand Jury Report:
Read the entire story and documented study of 1356 pages