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I Am Angry At The Catholic Church 4 Allowing Children 2 B Hurt

Please show your support 4 the survivors of the "clergy abuse scandal"! 262 People

    Unforgiveable

    I am disgusted at some Priests' selfishness that they are prepared to ruin a child's life in order to satiate their own needs. You can't get much lower than that can you? The cover up of all that went on - and still goes on - is just so upsetting. My story was that I was brought...
    javeachica javeachica 61-65, F 13 Responses Dec 14, 2010

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    deleted deleted 26-30 Sep 5, 2015

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    Not Angry Just Hurt.

    My dad and mom were both born into the Catholic Chuch an in many ways so too was I. I was born into a family that was paid funds in exchange for their boys. My dad was one of those boys so too my older brother and me. But this was not common catholic church, there were special...
    meetingself meetingself 41-45 2 Responses Mar 23, 2012

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    Here's How To Support Survivors, And Let Your Voice Be Heard...

    Write to :   His Holiness Pope Benedict XVI 00120 Via del Pellegrino Citta del Vaticano   Or email...   benedictxvi@vatican.va   * For clergy abuse survivors : WW.SNAPNETWORK.ORG, or  WWW.THEHOPEOFSURVIVORS.COM, or WWW.RAINN.ORG, ...
    JusDifferent JusDifferent 41-45, F 1 Response Apr 3, 2010

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    I'm Madder Than Hell And You Know What Did It?

    I sat down this morning with my morning cup of tea, and was all set to write a pleasant "love you & hope your holiday weekend is good" email to my brother, in England, when I notice this crap in my inbox... "Please wont you join us in wishing our Pontiff a very special...
    JusDifferent JusDifferent 41-45, F 8 Responses Apr 3, 2010

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    She Said Nothing.

    "Margaret, can you hear me? She rolled onto her back, looked languidly around her. She was imagining the voice: there was no one nearby, only green grass and broad-leafed trees. "Margaret, concentrate on my voice." She got up: the grass was cool against her hand. The sun...
    O38OO2661677 O38OO2661677 36-40 1 Response Jan 18, 2013

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    Ok - Now, This Is Just TOO Damn Much! *Just In Case You Haven't Heard The Latest In A Story That Never Seems To End...

    Years ago, when we lived outside of Boston, I covered the "abuse scandal" in the Catholic church for a local paper, as well as for a survivor's group that I was working with at the time.  As a part-time journalist and sometimes writer, I remember being blown away by the...
    JusDifferent JusDifferent 41-45, F 8 Responses Apr 3, 2010

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    In View Of This, All Catholics Should Think About This.

    This is them = "Be on the watch for the false prophets that come to you in sheeps covering, but inside they are ravenous wolves. By thier fruits you will recognise them. Never do people gather grapes from thorns or figs from thistles, do they? Likewise every good tree produces...
    lafsnack lafsnack 51-55, M 1 Response Apr 22, 2011

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    God Is Love In It's Purest Form

    People on the other hand can be a s s holes. I'm not going to sugar coat this, because I've been on the recieving end of "spiritual" abuse myself. I put the word "spiritual" in quotation marks because it is not spiritual it is just plain and simple abuse and that's it!!!  It...
    StarWanderer StarWanderer 56-60, M 2 Responses Feb 16, 2011

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    zoozjmuc zoozjmuc 36-40, M Dec 20, 2014

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    The Vatican and Popes between 1350-1550 AD

    enacted the Papal Bull Unam Sanctum and Cestui Que Trusts. The Papal bull laid claim to the entire planet, the living beings on it and all the souls in perpetuity (all Eternal Essence Embodied)
    JamesGardener JamesGardener 51-55, M Oct 5, 2015

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    Idk I Just Don't Trust This Religion

    Beaten, R@pe or they do not accept you? I'm glad that I wanted to be Christian..soon
    Cupcake2 Cupcake2 22-25, M 1 Response May 30, 2011

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    How?

    How is it the church's fault?
    Thatgirl8654 Thatgirl8654 18-21, F 5 Responses Nov 24, 2013

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    And they have to really hurt. Especially with our son I make sure that it hurts unbearable. He always gets a hard licking with a heavy strap.
    husbandanddad husbandanddad 36-40, M 2 Responses 4 hrs ago

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    Where we live there are still a lot of family owned small shops and businesses. My wife went to the book store with one of our youngest girls. They were sitting down in the reading...
    husbandanddad husbandanddad 36-40, M 4 hrs ago

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    Every time I have a bad thought, it always brings me to tears. I cry almost 4 times a week in my sleep. I'm sick of being hurt all the time. I hate telling most people of my...
    HypnoticFever HypnoticFever 18-21, F 1 Response 5 hrs ago

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    Sadly wearing my heart on my sleeve this happens to me a lot. There are times I wished I could change that about myself but I don't regret any of it. Hurt helps us to grow and...
    shecanonlydream shecanonlydream 26-30, F 9 hrs ago

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    Today is Ash Wednesday marking the beginning of Lent. I'm a proud Catholic who sadly has not practiced my faith in seven years. I vow to start changing that.
    savoy2 savoy2 46-50, M 2 Responses 21 hrs ago

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    I'm not ashamed to say it. I faithfully go every Sunday since my faith is very important to me. I go to a non-denominational church. I've been going since 1984 and got saved when...
    CaliTexan37 CaliTexan37 36-40, F 2 Responses 21 hrs ago

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    Lent begins, went to Mass and got my ashes today like a good Catholic... :)
    Johnny050 Johnny050 46-50, M 2 Responses 23 hrs ago

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    Hey yall, my boyfriend and I has been together for almost a year, he has three little girls that he loves very much, but his bm stopped him from seeing them, because of me. She is...
    scobryhol scobryhol 18-21, F 2 days ago

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    I had to go to church today for my great aunts funeral and the only good part is I get a day off school. I hate church and now I'm going to have been twice this week because I HAVE...
    lilyonthefarm lilyonthefarm 13-15, F 1 Response 3 days ago

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    In the church bathrooms, there was a separated area that had a couch. Naughty girls that misbehaved during the service (including myself on more than one occasion) would end up...
    janetmarie258 janetmarie258 18-21, F 4 Responses 4 days ago

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    More Grandmother's Childhood This is a sequel to the first story I told about my grandmother's childhood. Here, I thought I would tell some stories about specific incidents where...
    julietx julietx 36-40, F 2 Responses 5 days ago

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    At my church there is a room used for spanking. This is a story from last Sunday when I had to bring the girl I mentor for out of service for a spanking. (She is 13 & I've known...
    teenmommyof2 teenmommyof2 18-21, F 6 Responses a week ago

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    I'm not yet a parent, but I think a good spanking now and then has its place. I don't dismiss out of hand the studies that discourage spanking, though, nor do I assume that these...
    deleted deleted 26-30 1 Response a week ago

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    My Grandmother's Childhood. Corporal punishment has become so controversial. In fact, it is almost to the point of being taboo. I am always hearing about studies that show that...
    julietx julietx 36-40, F 9 Responses a week ago

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    I'd love to visit all of the small Catholic churches to be found throughout Rome. The history and beauty to them must be awe inspiring.
    savoy2 savoy2 46-50, M 2 Responses Feb 3

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    I'd just gone to bathe my dog in the basement bathroom. I got so mad. The bathroom floor was full of the Nasty paper my stranger for a Mother wiped herself with. I don't even do...
    ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT ONESTARRYSTARRYNIGHT 26-30, F 1 Response Feb 1

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    living in England so many. our local church is over 500 years old and there's a famous castle only a few miles away
    nunos nunos 51-55, M 3 Responses Jan 31

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    I am an Hispanic Catholic, and I am proud of both my religion and my heritage. Every day, I recite in Spanish the entire Holy Rosary of the blessed Virgin Mary, and the Rosary is...
    Salvita Salvita 13-15, M 1 Response Jan 29

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    No Places Like Home If there were any judgment I present, Lord forgive me... Coming from a Catholic community, I did converted once to a nondenominational church. Why? Because I...
    Coldrhymes Coldrhymes 31-35, M 3 Responses Jan 28

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    Being my age and still not being able to forgive, to forgo and not being hurt by my childhood or my mother, that is not nice is it, I'm so angry, angry and angry inside, it doesn't...
    peterbelelius peterbelelius 51-55, M Jan 28

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    I can never forget them.it's makes me very sad thinking about all of them I feel their pain and suffering, I really do. and it hurts can't help but to cry tears.
    Abbenburnner Abbenburnner 56-60, M Jan 27

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    A Haunting Spanking. I have so far not written about my home spankings because it has been too painful. However, now I am finally able to share. I did not get many spankings...
    julietx julietx 36-40, F 6 Responses Jan 27

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    I go to a spirit led church. I love the music they play there; my favourite artists bethel music. I love to dance, to worship flag, to get lost in the moment not worrying about the...
    Destinyyy Destinyyy 18-21, F Jan 25

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    I once left the Catholic Church behind, because I was in search of Christ, and that's how I ended up becoming a member of a non-denominational group. For two years I experienced...
    Coldrhymes Coldrhymes 31-35, M 3 Responses Jan 25

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    Forgotten and Crying Angels Forgotten, and crying are so many little angels, given to us to hold and love. Why do so many people hurt these tiny angels from above? Left trembling...
    AngeleyesUponU AngeleyesUponU 41-45, F 5 Responses Jan 24

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    I don't go to church because I'm not a Christian, but my mother in law is. She talked my wife and me into going to church with her one Sunday morning because this church was...
    RustySubway RustySubway 36-40, M Jan 24

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    Haven't been in years, other than a funeral or wedding; pretty much since '86 when I graduated Catholic school.
    RocknRollCowboy71 RocknRollCowboy71 41-45, M 1 Response Jan 24

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    Another day spent at home crying, What is wrong with me I guess i'm the person that she can take things out on and get away with it. Someone that can take something and turn it...
    howlongwillicry howlongwillicry 51-55, F Jan 24

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