More on Child Sexual Abuse

Yeshiva University’s Norman Lamm resigns amid sex abuse scandal

NEW YORK — The chancellor and head of the seminary at Yeshiva University, the flagship U.S. school for Orthodox Judaism, … Continued

Bhutan’s Buddhist monks accused of sexually molesting boys

The South Asian nation of Bhutan has been rocked by a sexual abuse scandal in which young Buddhist monks molested … Continued

Because they can: Three rapes every hour in the military

Female soldiers train on a firing range in Fort Campbell, Ky., in September 2012. (Mark Humphrey/AP) Rape in the military … Continued

U.N. faults U.S. for failure to prosecute abusive clerics

WASHINGTON — The U.S. is failing to pursue and prosecute clergy guilty of child sexual abuse, according to a recent … Continued

Vatican defends pope’s Twitter account despite attacks

VATICAN CITY — The Vatican on Thursday (Jan. 24) defended the pope’s choice to open a Twitter account even if … Continued

A survivor’s story

A pivotal image in Jewish tradition is that of Jacob wrestling with the mysterious stranger in the dark of night. … Continued

A new phase of child protection: What to do with laity and clergy who abuse?

The steps taken in the last 30 years to prevent the devastating trauma of child sexual abuse are making a … Continued

Rev. Benedict Groeschel leaves Catholic cable show after abuse remarks

The Rev. Benedict Groeschel, a well-known Catholic author and television personality, has given up his longtime spot on the conservative … Continued

Prominent priest apologizes for controversial sex abuse remarks

NEW YORK — The Rev. Benedict Groeschel, a popular Franciscan friar who defended priests who sexually abuse children and blamed … Continued

Prominent priest blames sex victims, says first-time abusers shouldn’t face jail

NEW YORK — The Rev. Benedict Groeschel, a prominent author and speaker who is especially popular with conservative Catholics and … Continued