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Fr. Groeschel Steps Down from EWTN Show

Sad news.

Franciscan friar Father Benedict Groeschel has stepped down as host of EWTN’s Sunday Night Prime television show following his apology for making comments about the sexual abuse of minors. “Father Benedict has led a life of tremendous compassion and service to others and his spiritual insights have been a great gift to the EWTN family for many years. We are profoundly grateful to him and assure him of our prayers,” Michael P. Warsaw, president and CEO of EWTN Global Catholic Network, said Sept. 3.
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Joseph D'Hippolito said...

Frankly, I don't buy the connection between Fr. Groeschel's mental state and his comments. Had he never made those comments, he would still be on the air. Besides, if his mental state was so precarious, why was he allowed to stay on the air as long as he did?

Nevertheless, this is a good thing.

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