Two Catholic priests were attacked last night at their church in Phoenix.Father Kenneth Walker, an assistant pastor, was shot and killed, while Father Joseph Terra, a pastor, was hospitalized.
www.paperbackswap.comOver the past few weeks, the Catholic Diocese of Phoenix has researched and cataloged an index of its clergymen accused of sexually abusing kids, and now it's now releasing their identities to the public. Spearheaded by Bishop Thomas Olmsted, the Catholic Diocese of Phoe ... More >>
The Web site www.bishop-accountability.org is a doozy. It contains the names, court documents, timelines, and more about the untold numbers of Catholic priests and/or their superiors who have been caught after engaging in ungodly sexual acts with children. Here in the ... More >>
The foul fowl crows over Scottsdale's vote-down of the anti-lap-dance prop, a major slap-down of Mayor Mary Manross
Letters from the week of March 10, 2005
For 20 years Dale Fushek was the golden boy of the Phoenix Catholic Diocese. Now, his golden boys are talking
What Would Jesus Do?
Thomas O'Brien's fall ushers in a new era for Catholic bishops.
Two Phoenix attorneys who tried to heal the Catholic Church are punished with the threat of a lawsuit
One of the world's most notorious holy men is quietly giving Mass in Sun City
In the face of two indictments, Bishop O'Brien has gone back into hiding
Bishop Thomas O'Brien is banking on attorney Michael Manning to save the soul of the Phoenix Diocese. The problem: O'Brien still has demons in his office.
Letters from the week of June 13, 2002
Each time Bishop Thomas O'Brien gets caught lying about a problem priest, he blames someone else. His litany of denials, stonewalls and threats will undo him.
Three months after a fire gutted Phoenix's oldest Hispanic Catholic church, its pastor is feeling the heat and parishioners are steaming
Parishioners say Father Dennis Riccitelli's domineering personality and questionable use of funds left two churches in shambles. Bishop Thomas O'Brien responded by handing him one of the richest parishes in the state.
THE CATHOLIC CHURCH FROWNS ON PRETENTIOUS COMING--OUT PARTIES FOR LATINA GIRLS. BUT YOU ONLY TURN 15 ONCE.