Articles Posted in the " Church Sex Scandals " Category


  • Catholic Church Member and Child Sex Victim Demanded to Refund Settlement?

    Catholic Church Member and Child Sex Victim Demanded to Refund Settlement?

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    Catholic Church Member and Child Sex Victim Demanded to Refund Settlement?

    The Catholic Church is in damage control after one of its lawyers demanded that a child sex abuse survivor repay an out-of-court settlement because she spoke to the media about her case.

    Lawyers for the Diocese of Wagga Wagga also sought a public apology from the woman for “untruths” she told to the local newspaper.

    But after being contacted by the ABC on Wednesday, the Bishop of Wagga Wagga said he did not instruct the lawyer to make the demands and he would not be pursuing abuse survivor Gina Swannell for the money….



  • UMC Minister of 25 Years, Cynthia Meyer Confesses She’s in Relationship with a Woman

    UMC Minister of 25 Years, Cynthia Meyer Confesses She’s in Relationship with a Woman

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    UMC Minister of 25 Years, Cynthia Meyer Confesses She’s in Relationship with a Woman
    This is an absolute “no-no” and we are not sure what the church will do about it but she should have stepped down. We wouldn’t be surprised if the church sues her for her cover up.
    News reports concludes below:
    A United Methodist Church minister announced last Sunday during her sermon that she is gay.
    Rev. Cynthia Meyer, of the United Methodist Church in Edgerton, Kansas, has been with the ministry for 25 years, according to Christian Today.
    “The Lord has led me here to share my deep truth with you. It’s time,” Meyer told her congregation on January 3. “I have been an ordained UMC pastor for 25 years. At last, I am choosing to serve in that role with full authenticity, as my genuine self, as a woman who loves and shares my life with another woman.”
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    Meyer said for 20 years she had stayed single, but then fell in love with Mary.
    “In the midst of much prayer, at long last Mary and I decided that the Holy Spirit had whirled us around and brought us together; that our relationship is a holy part of God’s calling on our lives,” she said.

  • Pastor Otis Holland Finally Put to Trial For Sexual Assaults on Young Girls

    Pastor Otis Holland Finally Put to Trial For Sexual Assaults on Young Girls

    Pastor Otis Holland Captured in Mexico

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    Pastor Otis Holland Finally Put to Trial For Sexual Assaults on Young Girls

    Associated Press reports:

    After years of delays, a former storefront church pastor and international fugitive is due for trial Monday in Las Vegas on allegations that he sexually assaulted girls in his congregation under the guise of counseling.

    Otis Holland, 59, faces life in prison on charges he abused girls as young as 7. He has been in jail since his arrest in January 2012 in Tijuana, Mexico. Known to his United Faith Church congregation as “Reverend Otis,” he was featured before his arrest on the television show “America’s Most Wanted.”