2018: The Year from Hell for the Catholic Church
By Fr. Carlos Martins, Treasures of the Church:
This is a good summary of the debacle that was 2018 for the Catholic Church. I say this even though it is written by the Religion Editor of CNN. Actually, things are even worse than what he says. The article did not include the high number of priests that were removed from ministry after being credibly accused of committing abuse.
Reading through this summary is like watching a train wreck in slow motion.
To me, the only bright spot in the year was Archbishop Viganò. He was the only one screaming, “Fire!,” as the building