Notre Dame President Says Child Abusers Aren’t Monsters. Student Asks, ‘Is this a joke?’

Notre Dame student Deion Kathawa took a swipe at Jenkin’s name-brand degree.  “Frankly, only an ‘Oxford-educated philosopher’ could possibly see anything in this heinous mess other than a thick coating of demonic filth, a filth that now covers the Body of Christ and obscures her God-given mission,”.  He insisted that there is nothing “nuanced” or “ambiguous” about the clerical sex abuse tragedy.  “These priests selfishly indulged their own twisted, sinful desires and abused those they were to love, even unto death – like Christ,” he wrote.  Kathawa urged Father Jenkins to repent, “retract his tone deaf comments,” and apologize to the Church.  Read more: