Now where people are - at least the people I talk to - they are focused on issues of trust. Accountability also comes up, to make sure that this doesn't happen again.
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What we're about is a manifestation of the Catholic roots of Boston College.
I think the issue of clergy sexual abuse sparked people to look at their faith...
We've always had issues up for discussion at Catholic universities.
Clearly there are individuals who don't understand what the church teaches, or they think it's...
Some of the speakers we bring on campus may not reflect official church teaching, but...
We are the meeting place, an entity that's trying to connect faith and culture.
The church may hold whatever it holds with regard to clerical celibacy.
The more we can get together and talk about various perspectives, feelings, beliefs, the better.
I would say the hierarchy has made terrible errors in judgment and it has to...
Individuals will speak their minds, which I think is healthy.
I say let's respond as best we can to the victims and their families.
BC is not going to replace the hierarchy, and BC is not going to lead...
The hierarchy shouldn't fear what we're doing.
One of the biggest issues that we face is that we have people who have...
You know how the church has been hit so hard by the sexual misconduct by...
I would be with those who say the hierarchy in the United States has badly...
I am very confident that the Spirit is with us.
I think we can work through a lot of these issues.
No organization, whether it's police or physicians or whatever, wants to have its errors held...
The Spirit hasn't deserted the church today.