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Unformatted text preview: States have never been properly been trained to deal with sexual attractions, to recognize appropriate boundaries, and to assure that their congregations are free of abuse, harassment, and misconduct. To further add, she states that sexual courses are starting to be instated for clergy so that none of this happens again and that children and adults are free from sexual misconduct. Finally, Rev. Debra Haffner had a very good statement to share, which said that the whole conclusion of this investigation was focused on the fact that clergy would say that The Devil made me do it. In my opinion, I find this an easy shot at trying to avoid major religious problems by using their own religious beliefs to cover up their mistakes. Source: http://www.religionnews.com/index.php?/pressreleases/leading_sexuality_and_religi on_organization_decries_new_report_on_catholic_/...
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This note was uploaded on 09/20/2011 for the course REL 2011 taught by Professor Bot during the Summer '08 term at FIU.
- Summer '08
- World Religions