John Paul II was criticised for his support of the Opus Dei prelature and the 2002 canonisation of its founder, Josemaría Escrivá, whom he called ‘the saint of ordinary life.’. Legion of Christ. More importantly, John Paul II has been criticised for hindering the investigation into the charges of sexual immorality leveled against Father Marcial Maciel Degollado. The Roman Catholic Church had to deal with sexual scandals from time to time that involved charges against priests sexually abusing minors.John Paul II was greatly disturbed by these scandals and his first statement or declaration on the issue involved a deep concern for the image of the church being tarnished by such disgraceful acts. He clearly stated that he, along with other noble priests.
Apr 25, 2014 · Pope John Paul II should not be made a saint this weekend because of his abject failure to bring to justice sexually abusive priests and the bishops who covered up their crimes, victims of. Pope John Paul II (Latin: Ioannes Paulus II; Following the Church's exaltation of the marital act of sexual intercourse between a baptised man and woman within sacramental marriage as proper and exclusive to the sacrament of marriage, John Paul II believed that it was, in every instance, profaned by contraception, abortion, divorce followed.
Weigel’s 2010 sequel, The End of the Beginning: Pope John Paul II—the Victory of Freedom, .org. “John Paul received many letters from sexual victims which he simply ignored.” But. Pope John Paul II, in his encyclical letter Evangelium Vitae, states that "human life, as a gift of God, is sacred and inviolable... The meaning of life is found in giving and receiving love, and, in this light, human sexuality and procreation reach their true and full significance" (no.81). This deeply profound and pregnant insight represents a.