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The courageous honesty of Peter Steinfels

Peter Steinfels's long career in journalism included years of service as editor of Commonweal (from which perch he took me to the woodshed more than once), followed by a decade as senior religion correspondent of the New York Times.

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The John Jay Report

The headline at the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops website: John Jay College "Reports No Single Cause, Predictor of Clergy Abuse."  So after all the years, money, and study, are we to conclude there is no conclusion?

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