“We must remain faithful to Jesus Christ and diligent in this work, so that this tragic chapter in our Church’s history is never repeated,” he said. dioceses have declared bankruptcy, the Minneapolis Star-Tribune reports.“Guided by our faith in the Lord, let us move forward together as a church family, never forgetting the past but always hopeful for the future.” He prayed that God’s grace may bring “hope, healing and peace.” The New Ulm diocese is the third in Minnesota to file for bankruptcy. Minnesota is one of four states to approve a temporary legal window to allow the filing of historic sex abuse claims.Und so nahm das Drama seinen Lauf: Der 24-Jährige wollte seine Internet-Bekanntschaft am Ulmer Westbad zum dritten Date abholen.
Most of the lawsuits concern incidents that allegedly took place from the 1950s through the 1970s.
The suits were filed under a Minnesota law that temporarily lifted the statute of limitations for cases of sexual abuse of children.
He said parishes, schools and other Catholic organizations are not part of the reorganization.
The bishop described the reorganization as “a step towards the future…
You deserve not only our compassion but also fair compensation to help you in your healing,” Le Voir said.
The bishop cited “great strides” in efforts to provide a safe environment for children, noting the diocese’s training for young people, volunteers and employees.
“If we were to resolve the cases on a piecemeal basis, available diocesan assets could be exhausted in the first few cases, leaving nothing for the remaining claimants.” There are a total of 101 lawsuits against the New Ulm diocese and some of its 75 parishes.
The diocese, located in south-central Minnesota, serves about 60,000 Catholics.
– Facing over one hundred lawsuits concerning sex abuse claims dating back to the 1950s, the Diocese of New Ulm has filed for bankruptcy and plans a reorganization.
“I have come to the conclusion that financial reorganization is the fairest way to compensate victims and survivors of sexual abuse while continuing the good work of the Church in our communities,” Bishop John Le Voir of New Ulm said March 3.
Was die junge Frau da noch nicht gewusst hat: „Es gibt kein Sexvideo, das habe ich erfunden“, gab der 24-Jährige zu.