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Santo Domingo.- Francisco Javier Occis Reyes, a Catholic Church deacon being held on charges of the sexual abuse of a minor, on Saturday revealed  that he provided the names of other pedophiles priests to authorities.

The revelations come in the wake of international repercussions from the child abuse cases of Catholic priest Wojciech Gil (Padre Alberto), and ousted Vatican envoy Jozef Wesolowski, both Polish nationals.

Interviewed by the journalist Nuria Piera, Occis said he has already cited some names "of people involved in such acts" (sexual abuse of minors).

He said however, that before speaking with the authorities he asked them to help him, because it’s a "very delicate" case.

"I think the authorities are making the investigations required in this case, if anything happens, the authorities have everything I have said, written and recorded, what I already mentioned to you," he said to Piera.

The suspended deacon, being held since June 24 at the San Pedro de Macoris prison (east), told the Piera that he could provide her with some of the names, but off camera.

"There are cases being talked about that not only I know it, but many people in the Church know," Occis said, interviewed on Piera’s program on Color Vision channel 9.

He said there are gay priests that like adults and those who only like children and that many of them are seen speaking in the media and in public activities.

He blamed the mounting case of homosexual and pedophile priests on the seminaries which he affirms accept those people with those aberrations and those who aren’t so inclined, degenerate when they enter a seminary. "When they enter the seminary, young men degenerate and if you don’t speak with anyone and hide it, things get worse."

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8 comment(s)
Written by: zooma, 7 Oct 2013 7:47 AM
From: United States, and Dominican Republic

Just the tip of the iceberg ?

Written by: elBuscoon, 7 Oct 2013 8:38 AM
From: Cuba

Some big Hats are going to Hit The Fan!
Written by: PuntaCanaMike, 7 Oct 2013 9:15 AM
From: Dominican Republic
The brotherhood of blame!

Funny if all this was happening, how quiet they have kept it up until now. What's next...they admit that there is no god and this was all a hoax??
Written by: zooma, 7 Oct 2013 10:21 AM
From: United States, and Dominican Republic

I expect there will be many scandals exposed with many victims. My fear is the frenzy surrounding these happenings will become witch hunts that will create casualties of innocents; children, those of the cloth, and the public.

Be aware the poverty of this country will author fradulent victims. There will be some who will want to capitalize on the frenzy and use the drama to squeeze compensation from the church. I lament there will be true victims pushed aside who will not get audience to voice their abuse because of the criminal behavior of miscreants exploiting the situation amidst the fog of frenzy.

Written by: josean, 7 Oct 2013 3:01 PM
From: United States, I AM CHARLIE

Time to Revoke the 1954 Trujillo Concordat!

"Opposition to the Concordat"

"The official marriage of Church and state started with the Concordat, signed on June 16, 1954as a mechanism to consecrate Catholicism as the nation’s official religion.

All the presidents after Trujillo – with the exception of Juan Bosch in his 1962 frustrated presidential tenure – have maintained and nourished the Concordat.

Bosch’s attempt at eliminating the Concordat caused his release from the presidential chair through a military coup supported by the Catholic Church hierarchy."

Written by: Danilo, 7 Oct 2013 3:31 PM
From: Dominican Republic, SDQ --- VIGILADOR.COM (Beta) - Vigilando nuestra Quisqueya
"Some big Hats are going to Hit The Fan!"

Too bad Ms. Piggy's wont be one of them.
Written by: guillermone, 7 Oct 2013 3:32 PM
From: United States, Bring Back DT Forum
"Bosch’s attempt at eliminating the Concordat caused his release from the presidential chair through a military coup supported by the Catholic Church hierarchy."

You got that right Joe...............
Written by: josean, 7 Oct 2013 4:25 PM
From: United States, I AM CHARLIE

News From Civilized Europe!!

Alicia Ortega Attacked in Poland when going to interview priest

The Journalist Alicia Ortega and a news team were attacked yesterday by neighbors of the mother of the Polish priest Wojciech Gil (father Alberto), accused of raping children in the town of Juncalito .

According to the digital publication Siglo21, Ortega and the news team were attacked when they were in the house of the priest’s mother in Poland, where one of the neighbors tried to crash her vehicle and others hit the car of the journalist while they verbally abused her.

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