The Legion proclaimed its loyalty to the pope, and, in fathomless irony, compared Maciel to Christ for accepting his punishment with "tranquility of conscience." It was a tortured exercise in semantics all around: the Vatican sending Maciel into penitential life without sspecifying what he had done, and singling out the Legion and Regnum Christi for praise, despite their long cover-up, in an effort to keep priests and followers in the fold. The abuse survivors who testified to Scicluna, the Vatican investigator, were furious at not being publicly acknowledged. And the Legion, while pledging fidelity to Benedict, spread the word to supporters that Nuestro Padre, falsely accused like Jesus, would one day be a saint! … [Read more...] about Did Second Most Powerful Man at Top Catholic Order Sexually Abuse Teenage Boy?
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“This experience has reconnected me with my purpose and who I am,” said Lenhardt, tearing up over the phone. “If I can share this — if I can brighten anyone's day for even a moment and take them out of the negative of this experience, then I’m thrilled.” … [Read more...] about This Bay Area town has started weekly porch concerts to boost morale
Years later, that decision has paid off. Davis, a 32-year-old Shreveport, Louisiana, native, has had the kind of early radio success that new country singers can only dream about, especially in a genre where airplay is critical to launching a career. In 2017, a year after he signed a record deal, he released his debut "Singles You Up" - it rocketed to No. 1. So did his second single, "Take It From Me," which he co-wrote with his brother, singer-songwriter Jacob Davis. (His brother was the one who ultimately convinced him to quit his job at an environmental company in Baton Rouge and move to Nashville to really give his music career a shot.) … [Read more...] about Jordan Davis was once told his songs had ‘too many words,’ but audiences don’t seem to mind
Police also said they were shown a March 30 post on a local Facebook page in which Wienski advertised "Private Fitness Club Memberships, $50." The ad also said, "I'm opening up my exclusive club to only 30 fit women and men looking to stay fit (feel and look good). It's a selection process, so you may want to be on your best first impression. You can DM (Direct Message Me) for details." … [Read more...] about Coronavirus: Was Elmhurst Gym Open?
“I get calls every single day from networks and companies pitching ideas for a show,” Hilton explained. “Every single day. I really enjoyed being a pioneer in the reality television world, but now I’m on to bigger and better things. I don’t know, I’m just not into the whole reality thing anymore at all. I just see myself more as a businesswoman now and that’s what I really prefer to put my focus on now.” … [Read more...] about Paris Hilton insists she’s cut back on partying: ‘My priorities have changed’