Posts Tagged ‘Priesthood in Crisis’

Priest alleges bullying by Church hierarchy over ‘gay mafia’ claims

Thursday, February 15th, 2024
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Scottish Catholic priest Father Matthew Despard alleges he’s been subjected to bullying by church hierarchy after publishing a book accusing the Catholic Church in Scotland of being controlled by a “powerful gay mafia”. Despite being suspended from parish duties in 2013 for his claims, Father Despard remains resolute, stating he won’t apologise for speaking the Read more