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D very painful journey And why when finding out of the sexual abuse she didn t seem to address it in any state or out of the sexual abuse she didn t seem to address it in any state or So well written So honest Colm is an inspiration in his actions and compassion for others who were also abused An amazing journey that should have been so different Heartbreaking that so so many childhoods were taken away Sickening is the church s self serving attitude allowing it to happen and continue The same childhoods were taken away Sickening is the church s self serving attitude allowing it to happen and continue The same that reuired women to be churched after giving birth as they were nclean put women in institutions because they were nmarried and pregnant Never a word against the man involved and they were definitely not "Miraculous Conceptions All From An "conceptions All from an that should have compassion and love of fellow humans at its Christian core instead all we see is corruption secrets denial and lies Deeply disturbing and powerful this book made me at times very sad and very angry and also very moved There were times when tears came to my eyes as I read about O Gorman s struggle to find peace after his abuse I have read books about priest sexual abuse before so I was familiar with the lengths that the Catholic Church has gone to hide abuse and shelter pedophile priests so that was not a shock but its still something that can horrify me I liked that this book was not just about the court case but also about O Gorman s recovery We follow him on his journey to heal and see how he manages to rise above the abuse Because of that it was a very emotional and inspirational read O Gorman has done so much good with his life and I want to learn about the documentary and his charity now Wasn t sure if this was a true story but learned later on it was I was engrossed I would say I can t believe that peo. Te chose to deny that a priest could sexually assault a child Colm O'Gorman felt only shame guilt and fear at the regular rape and abuse he sufferedBut Colm would go on to make history successfully suing the Roman Catholic Church asking estions of the Pope himself and crea. ,
Summary Beyond Belief: Abused by His Priest. Betrayed by His Church. The Story of the Boy Who Sued the Pope.,
Great read Shocking to know that an institution like the church could be so cruel to those trusted to them I picked this book p in a second hand store on a whim and it was an incredible readWhile the writing was simplistic and there were some less engaging parts it was overall heartfelt interesting and important A beautiful book Not only does it tell the
ordeal of a young boy abused by his priest but also examines the dangers of the state giving too muchof a young boy abused by his priest but also examines the dangers of the state giving too much to religious organisations This book really opened my eyes to the power and influence of the Catholic church and told me a lot I didn t know about homosexuality laws in Ireland as well A very insightful wonderfully written text with valid points to make about religion and politics Definitely worth a read and I will certainly be looking out for the corresponding documentary as well as supporting One In Four a "CHARITY SET UP BY AUTHOR COLM O GORMAN TO "set p by author Colm O Gorman to adults and children who have been abused A powder keg of emotions Colm is an inspiration to all a man abused by such an evil monster of whom resided nderneath a dog collar and protected by the Vatican The amount of people that knew of this evil predator and many others yet remained silent is astounding The fact that the Vatican can t be sued due to being a Sovereign State and its bishops overseas claim immunity How can that be Where is the duty of care to our precious children Not being Catholic and
Not Living In Aliving in a where Catholicism reigns supreme I am finding it difficult to grasp how a Priest can walk into a home and take charge His mother certainly doesn t come across as supportive and with respect I have difficulty nderstanding why she wasn t a force beside him in his very public an. 'I was living in a world where a priest who spoke the words of God sed me for sex and there was no one to tell The world where this horror happened didn't exist for anyone else'As a boy in Ireland where everyone from among his own neighbours to the powers of church and sta. Ple got away with some "the things that happened so many kids but this day and age nothing would surprise "things that happened to so many kids but this day and age nothing would surprise It beggars belief that adults could do that sort of things with kids and get away with it for so many years What a brave person the author Colm O Gorman was Poorly written but this is a story *That Needs To Be Told *needs to be told powerful and emotional book about a very difficult topic this was beautifully written poignant and honest and even painful at times I am in awe of Mr O Gorman and his bravery and compassion the bravery to come forward and accuse one of the most powerful authorities in the world and the compassion he displays towards other victims and their families In simple elouent prose he recounts his tale and the valuable lessons he learned along the way It seems wrong to say I enjoyed the book instead I will simply say I am very glad that I read it The truth demands action while secrets and lies allow s to avoid taking action they allow Diccionario trilingüe Miskitu - Sumu-Mayangna - Español us to continue to pretend that everything is fine even when it is most definitely not A concisely written but harrowing account of the sexual abuse of a child Colm O Gorman by his parish priest Father Sean Fortune The novel explores his incredulity when he discovers that the Catholic Church not only knew about Father Fortune s predilection for boys but repeatedly placed young vulnerable boys at risk in order to protect the reputation of the church The adverse impact of the sexual abuse on Colm is examined through the fragility of his family relationships and his pain is exposed at having to confront the demons from his past Colm is an articulate and concise writer whose courageous stance protected other children from further abuse a painful but honest account. Ting a watershed in history as hundreds victims found the courage to report their abuseBeyond Belief is a powerful story of a young man's shame turning to outrage and demonstrates that whatever our past hurts there is hope for the future if we are prepared to stand for trut.