Diocese to Hold Sex Abuse Lecture in Linton

WTWO [Linton IN]
January 13, 2004

In the wake of the sex abuse allegations, Catholic churches all across the country are taking steps to keep children safe. The Catholic Diocese of Evansville is distributing a book outlining policies and procedures about sexual misconduct.

St. Peter`s Catholic Church in Linton will host an educational program next month to help teachers and youth leaders detect child abuse. It`s one of many ways Church leaders are taking a pro-active approach to fight sexual abuse. Guest speakers will talk about the sexual misconduct policy of the diocese and how to detect sexual abuse.

The lecture will be at 7:00pm on

February 3rd at St. Peter Parish, 489 "E" Street N.E. in Linton. The program is open to the public.


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