Sexual Abuse: Dispelling Myths, Understanding Survivors
Description: Nadja Tiirell, a survivor of clerical abuse, is another example of a lay person taking co-responsibility for the faith. She is organizing a workshop to help priests understand how to help the faithful and understand survivors. She's in the studio with her story.
Nadja Tirrell is the President of St. Mary MacKillop Coalition for the Protection of Children and Vulnerable Adults. Learn more at stjohnfenton.org/lacasa
Rediscovering Hope after Priest Abuse (2 segments)
Description: Faith Hakesley has experienced firsthand the horror of clerical sexual abuse. Looking back on her suffering, she sees now that God never abandoned her and she now works to bring a voice to other victims. She joins us.
Faith Hakesley is a survivor of priestly sexual abuse. Follow her on Facebook at Faith Restored.