Saturday, August 6, 2016

PRIEST SAYS HE WAS TOLD TO SAY PRAYERS FOR ABUSING BOYS

Posted by Chuck White

"He said he molested "a couple of boys" during that time. However, when pressed on how many boys he might have abused, Brouillard said: 'I have no idea. Maybe 20."


By GRACE GARCES BORDALLO
Aug. 5, 2016 10:24 PM EDT

HAGATNA, Guam (AP) — A 95-year-old Catholic priest admitted to sexually abusing boys decades ago on Guam. He said he confessed his sins to other priests on the island at the time but none told him to specifically stop.

Instead, the Rev. Louis Brouillard said in a telephone interview with The Associated Press on Saturday morning that the other priests told him to "do better" along with regular penance, such as saying Hail Mary prayers.  Read more.

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