Sexual Abuse in the Catholic Church

by Leon J. Podles




Author Leon Podles explains why he wrote Sacrilege, with introductions by Skip Eby and Thomas Doyle. National Press Club, Washington D.C.


“Leon Podles is a scholar and an intent and committed Christian. . . . He pulls no punches in calling the situation a sacrilege. Podles’ investigative skills make the book indispensable for anyone seriously concerned about sexual abuse of minors by priests and bishops, or anyone.”

— A.W. Richard Sipe

Author, Sex, Priests, and Power: The Anatomy of a Crisis


“ . . . a necessary read for comprehending the depth of evil that festered in the Catholic Church." Read the whole article...

— New Oxford Review Notes

New Oxford Review, June, 2008




Sacrilege examines a painful subject"
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— By Diane Levero

Defend Life, May - June, 2008



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