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"Wake-up call for Catholic hierarchs"

Mark Silk, at RNS, explains why every Catholic bishop in America should be worried about the allegations by Jennifer Haselberger in the St. Paul, Minnesota meltdown. Silk is spot-on. The money quote:

What the former chancellor of the archdiocese of St. Paul and Minnesota has done is to call into question the efficacy of the procedures the American church has put into place to assure the faithful and society at large that it is successfully dealing with the sexual abuse of minors by priests. 

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