Catholic priests in Montreal will be banned from being alone with children to provide a “safety net” against allegations of abuse.
Archbishop Christian Lepine has issued a decree to implement the policy, which also covers lay workers and volunteers.
According to the decree, the move was to “ensure the safety and integrity of the people to whom we bring the Gospel message and offer our pastoral care”. But, it added, it was also “to preserve the integrity, security and good reputation of God’s people”. More.
Reality check: Ultimately, parents will be banned from being alone with children. The non-aborted, non-euthanised child will be deemed to be owned by the progressive state. Not many of them will be needed either.
See also: War against Christians in the professions in Canada. Christians are just target practice.