Everyday thousands of children are being sexually abused. You can stop the abuse of at least one child by simply praying. You can possibly stop the abuse of thousands of children by forwarding the link in First Time Visitor? by email, Twitter or Facebook to every Christian you know. Save a child or lots of children!!!! Do Something, please!
3:15 PM prayer in brief:
Pray for God to stop 1 child from being molested today.
Pray for God to stop 1 child molestation happening now.
Pray for God to rescue 1 child from sexual slavery.
Pray for God to save 1 girl from genital circumcision.
Pray for God to stop 1 girl from becoming a child-bride.
If you have the faith pray for 100 children rather than one.
Give Thanks. There is more to this prayer here
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Friday, 17 February 2017
Catholic Schools & Homes with Most Child Abuse Claims Revealed by Royal Commission
The royal commission is in its final weeks of examining of the Catholic Church. (Rchard)
The Catholic Church has released numbers on how many child sexual abuse claims have been made against staff from their religious schools and orphanages, showing one home for boys faced 219 accusations.
The church identified 28 institutions that had 20 or more claims of child sexual abuse. You can search the data below.
The highest number of claims came from BoysTown at Beaudesert in Queensland, with 219 claims levelled at Catholic Church members working at the children's home.
This information is part of a large release of data revealing the extent of child sex abuse within the Australian Catholic Church that was done with cooperation from them as part of the Royal Commission into Institutional Responses to Child Sexual Abuse.
The church surveyed 10 religious institutes and 75 church authorities to uncover the abuse data on priests, non-ordained brothers and sisters, and other church personnel who were employed between 1950 and 2009.
Institution Location State Number of claims
BoysTown Beaudesert Queensland 219
St Vincent's Orphanage, Clontarf Waterford Western Australia 152
Castledare Junior Orphanage Wilson Western Australia 142
St Joseph's Farm & Trade School Bindoon Western Australia 118
St Vincent De Paul's Orphanage South Melbourne Victoria 114
St Augustine's Boys' Home (1966-87) Geelong Victoria 96
St Vincent's Orphanage Nudgee Queensland 76
St Joseph's Home Neerkol Queensland 71
Marist College Canberra Pearce ACT 63
St Mary's Agricultural School Tardun Western Australia 49
St Pius X College Adamstown New South Wales 46
St Vincent's Boys' Home Westmead New South Wales 45
Salesian College, Rupertswood Sunbury Victoria 44
St Ann's Special School Marion South Australia 42
Kendall Grange Morisset Park New South Wales 41
St Joseph's College Geelong Victoria 39
St Alipius' School Ballarat East Victoria 38
St Joseph's College Hunters Hill New South Wales 31
Boys' Town Engadine New South Wales 31
St Francis Xavier Mission Wandering Western Australia 30
St Stanislaus College Bathurst New South Wales 29
St Vincent de Paul Orphanage Goodwood South Australia 26
Cheltenham Res Training Centre Cheltenham Victoria 23
St Leo's College Box Hill Victoria 21
Parramatta Marist High Westmead New South Wales 21
St Mary's Mission New Norcia Western Australia 20
Marist Brothers Hamilton Hamilton New South Wales 20
St Patrick's College Ballarat Victoria 20