Clergy Sexual Abuse by Faith

Clergy Sexual Abuse by Faith

Clergy Sexual Abuse of Minors: A Multifaith View
Sadly, clergy in nearly all U.S. denominations have been convicted of pedophilia. Below is TK TK

 
Pentecostal
  • Tony Leyva
  • Pleaded guilty to having abused upwards of 100 boys, although law-enforcement officials placed the number closer to 800. He was also convicted of running a child prostitution ring with two accomplices.
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  • Episcopalian
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    Methodist
  • Retired Minister Harry Budd Miles
  • Was sentenced to five months in jail in 1995 after pleading guilty to charges of child abuse against a boy scout in the 1970s.
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    Eastern Orthodox
  • Kenneth Lasky, AKA "Father Konan"
  • He was a monk living in a Michigan monastery where he was convicted of abuse of two boys living there.
  • Catholic
  • Geoghan
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  • Orthodox Jewish
  • Rabbi Baruch Lanner was an adviser to the National council of synagogue youth, and an investigation by the jewish week found that he had molested many of his advisees. Publication of this investigation led to a huge report by the orthodox union, the main orthodox governing body in the u.s., and also admissions that the OU knew about Lanner's abuse and took no action for a long time.
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  • Hare Krishnas
  • Boarding Schools were closed after multiple allegations of child abuse that included sexual abuse of students.


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