I don't know how much most of you will know about the current happenings in Australia, but we are in the middle of a massive investigation into the Church's cover up of sexual abuse. Today the…Continue
I don't know how much most of you will know about the current happenings in Australia, but we are in the middle of a massive investigation into the Church's cover up of sexual abuse. Today the highest ranked catholic in the country, Cardinal George Pell, appeared in court and admitted that members of the clergy covered up the sexual abuse of children. This was part of, I believe, the Victorian parliamentary inquiry into child abuse in the church, but it comes just as the Royal Commission is…See More
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"does she stay as an 8 year old?
how likely is it that they actually created the cosmos? perhaps they are just really douchy normal aliens who like to make new and gullible species make hard decisions."
"Currently in Australia (where I live) a National Royal Commision has been launched into child abuse, corruption, and cover ups within the catholic church as well as other institutions. This is really awesome because a Royal Commision, which has 6…"
"hahha thats awesome. i wish i had christian friends or lived in a country where people would get offended by that, but Australia is pretty cool, so id just get a zillion likes. first world problems right here.
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"i would totally go! easy time. but at the same time, i would be disgusted by such a legal system. actually, i might even protest, and ask to go to jail instead, just on principle. or, could i choose the religion? could i go to a jewish synagogue, or…"
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