So much for the theory that the hierarchy was unaware of what was going on!
Joe Rigert is a journalist, and this book has both the thoroughness of research and an easy flowing style that are characteristic of the best in his profession.
Joe Rigert has done a great job at reserching & bringing out a different aspect to this large miscarriage of justice in the Catholic church.
Now if we could only get these into the Irish Catholic pews next to bibles. But no. This is too painful a history for most people to acknowledge.Published 14 months ago by And So It Goes
Nice easy style of writing on a difficult subject. The book was well worth the wait and arrived as predicted. ThanksPublished 21 months ago by John Crowley
Well Joe I hope you enjoyed your visit to Ireland and you took away lots of good memories. Your investigation did'nt get very far though. Read morePublished 23 months ago by F. M. Ryan
Another book setting out the sorry tale of child abuse and cover-up by the hierarchy in the Roman Catholic Church. Read morePublished on July 19, 2011 by Geoffrey E. Hart
The Catholic priest abuse scandals have been a horrible stain on The Church. The statistics (taken from a research study conducted by the John Jay College of Criminal Justice) show... Read morePublished on June 19, 2009 by Nancy Nurse
Joe Rigert has handled this serious and complex tragedy within the system of the Roman Catholic Church with fairness, balance and insight. Read morePublished on April 10, 2009 by Kevin I. Clinton
First I have concern for the truth of the author's work.
If it is true, which I would give him a mark of 90%, I think
it is something we the people of the church need to... Read more
This book has a lot of info on the subject of the RC Church in Ireland and the various priests and bishops that have emigrated from there to the US and turned out to be sexual... Read morePublished on August 29, 2008 by Theology Girl
The author has researched his topic with time, dedication and a desire to understand a major scandal in the Roman Church. Read morePublished on August 11, 2008 by Elmer Pierre