Catholic Church and the Sex Abuse Crisis
|Author: Thevathasan, Dr Pravin||Year: 2011|
|Publisher: Catholic Truth Society UK||Pages: 72|
|Binding: A6 Paperback|
|Dimension: 105 x 148|
This excellently researched booklet sets out the nature and extent of clerical sexual abuse, its prevalence, likely causes and consequences. Its robust analysis of the crisis and its handling by Church authorities is both illuminating and balanced. The position, teaching and pastoral response to the crisis of the Catholic Church are rigorously assessed.
Dr Pravin Thevathasan is a consultant psychiatrist. He is the author of several articles on medical ethics and mental health in relation to Catholicism.