Nardo, Pinkman and Valmaggia stole our futures and our innocence – We are trying to rebuild what was shattered years ago –  By a Mirfield Old Boy.

Nardo, Pinkman and Valmaggia stole our futures and our innocence – We are trying to rebuild what was shattered years ago  –  By a Mirfield Old Boy What does upset me is that here I am in old age – trying to put together the pieces that were shattered when I was young. That’s sad. […]

THE COMBONI MISSIONARY ORDER OF VERONA AND THEIR RESPONSES TO ABUSE IN THEIR CHILD SEMINARY IN MIRFIELD, UK.

To assist those entwined in this story, I recount the following passages, made by Comboni Missionary spokespersons, from the United Kingdom press for their reflection: – > “We are concerned and very dismayed to hear of the alleged incidents of sexual and physical abuse”. (Dewsbury Reporter Sep 2013). > “We have great sadness and regret […]

My Name is Eddie Roberts. I Was at the Verona Fathers in Mirfield

Eddie (Edwin) Roberts Who is this visitor to the blog you may ask? I am now 66 years old and walked the corridors of Mirfield from 1963 to 1967 and then moved up to Allanton  for a year from where I was dishonourably discharged as a result of an unhealthy (still a matter of opinion) […]

Reposted —- Kevin’s Letter to Bishop Scicluna about Mirfield abuse

Reposted Post   Pope Francis has recently appointed Bishop Scicluna to work on addressing clerical abuse in the Catholic Church – http://www.ibtimes.com/who-bishop-charles-scicluna-pope-appoints-former-sex-crimes-prosecutor-lead-new-panel-1790168 Bishop Scicluna was also involved in similar work when Pope Ratzinger was in place. I telephoned Bishop Scicluna in Malta last year. Bishop Scicluna informed me that he would be meeting Pope Francis […]