Jeffrey Herman

  • Blogs

    April 14, 2011

    Nun Allegedly Sexually Abused Boy: Church Responds Stupidly

    A naughty nun.‚ÄčIn a debate with Archbishop John Onaiyekan and former British MP Ann Widdecombe about the virtues of the Roman Catholic Church, Christopher Hitchens pilloried the pope's promise to provide the victims of pedophile priests with "loving pastoral care." "I'm sorry," said Hitchens, "the ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 23, 2009

    They Sinned Against Man, and They Shall Be Punished

    Maybe trusting somebody based on ethnic and religious associations ain't such a swell idea. I'm not even talking about what Madoff did to his friends in the South Florida Jewish community. The South Florida Catholic community has a fraudster of its own -- the Rev. Francis Guinan, who this afternoon ... More >>

  • News

    June 12, 2008
  • News

    April 17, 2008

    Lambs to Slaughter

    Again and again, local claims of abuse point to one priest, the Rev. Neil Doherty, and the Catholic archdiocese that protected him