The dictionary defines the word complicit as “choosing to be involved in an illegal or questionable act, especially with others.” There are many who wish to cast aspersions on Parishioners For Justice, vilifying them and portraying them in the most negative of lights. They are no longer seen as the most active and supportive parishioners… Continue reading The dictionary defines the word complicit as “choosing to be involved in an illegal or questionable act, especially with others.”
Open Letter to Fellow Parishioners: We have heard from some of our fellow parishioners that they are troubled by our continuing support for Fr. Christopher, despite what they incorrectly believe is a decision by the Pope to impose a year of prayer and penance. They also suggest that we should not oppose the actions… Continue reading Open Letter to Fellow Parishioners:
Parishioners For Justice receive many letters, and many of them are unable to be posted. Our quest for justice for Fr. Christopher has been going on for such a long time that some of the more recent letters are from people who have never known Fr. Christopher, yet it does not keep them from forming… Continue reading Parishioners For Justice receive many letters, and many of them are unable to be posted.
John, We, as parishioners of St. Isabel’s for 40 years, want to make it clear you are not speaking for us. Fr. Gates is a nice young man but we feel he is not able to unite the parish, especially if he divides the parishioners into “ the good and not so good”, as you… Continue reading Another Message to John Temporiti
"Should you Let John Temporiti speak for you?" It is not possible to see the injustice done to Fr Senk and not care about it-------as a Catholic for 80 years I know injustice when I see it---------------- Since Father did not do anything to deserve such unkind treatment from Bishop Dewane, how can you just go… Continue reading Mary Jo Maher Speaks Out
April 10, 2019 Bishop Frank Dewane Diocese of Venice in Florida 1000 Pinebrook Road Venice, FL. 34285 Dear Bishop Dewane, It is difficult for us, the twin brother and the sister of Fr. Christopher Senk, to make the effort to write to you, since we are fairly certain that you never bother to read anything… Continue reading Siblings Stand Beside Their Brother Fr Chris
Dear Parishioners and Friends: The letter from Bishop Frank Dewane inserted into the St. Isabel Parish bulletin on March 31, 2019, has brought, yet again, profound anguish and disillusionment to our beloved pastor, Father Christopher Senk, and serves as an instrument of division and distrust within the parish and wider community. Parishioners for Justice continues… Continue reading
April 05, 2019 Genetha Gray and William G. Gray Most Reverend Frank J. Dewane Bishop of the Diocese of Venice in Florida 1000 Pinebrook Road Venice, FL 34285 Dear Bishop Dewane: Your letter of March 29, 2019 to your “Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ” concerning Fr. Christopher Senk is a gross… Continue reading A Letter to the Bishop from a Parishioner