Author: Staff

In the past few months our movement has gotten a ton of attention, even more traction, and energy from thousands of survivors and advocates around the globe. As we celebrate Thanksgiving this week and take the opportunity to look back on all the things we have to be grateful for, we want you to know […]

Author: Melanie Jula Sakoda

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Author: David Jackson

A former Ukrainian Orthodox priest was charged this week with stealing more than $330,000 from one of his trusting parishioners, a 96-year-old Nazi prison camp survivor who has dementia. Nicholas Chervyatiuk, 57, faces felony charges of theft and financial exploitation of an elderly person with a disability on allegations he drained the savings of Nelly […]

Author: Theodore Kalmoukos

NEW YORK – As The National Herald recently reported, the Archdiocese of America reinstated Archimandrite Gerasimos Makris at the Holy Cross Church in Brooklyn, after he had been removed pending allegations by a woman of his “improper behavior” of a sexual nature. TNH has now learned that the Archdiocese ignored the decision of its Spiritual […]

Author: Staff

Manton, California, November 1, 2018 A monk of St. John’s Monastery in Manton, California, Fr. John (Vasily) Rozmanov, was taken to the hospital after being stabbed by a guest on Halloween morning, according to a monk close to the monastery. Fr. John has labored in monasticism at St. John’s for nearly 20 years, having lived […]

Author: Alayna Shulman

A drunken man stabbed a resident of a monastery in Manton early Halloween morning, deputies said. The incident at the Monastery of St. John on Ponderosa Way started about 2:20 a.m., officials with the Tehama County Sheriff’s Office said. Deputies said someone called 911 reporting that Michail Pijenko had armed himself with a knife and was […]

Author: Julie Zeeb

MANTON — A 47-year-old Citrus Heights man was arrested early Wednesday in connection with a stabbing that took place about 2:30 a.m. at the Monastery of St. John in Manton. The victim, identified as Vasili Romanzov, was stabbed twice with a kitchen knife while inside his bathroom, according to a press release issued Wednesday by […]

Author: Andrew Horansky

Fr. Basil Hutsko, 64, claimed he was saying prayers in church when he was attacked from behind by a man who told him “this is for all the kids.” In late August, a Philadelphia grand jury unveiled that 1,000 children had been victims of priest abuse over the course of 70 years. In Indiana, one […]

Author: Meredith Colias-Pete

While the FBI is continuing its investigation into an Aug. 20 attack on a priest at St. Michael Byzantine Catholic Church in Merrillville, a Byzantine church bishop told the congregation recently that an abuse complaint against the priest in 2004 wasn’t deemed credible. The Rev. Basil Hutsko, 64, was knocked unconscious by an unknown assailant […]

Author: Staff

Father Basil Hutsko, a priest of the Eparchy of Parma, has been placed on administrative leave in response to a credible accusation of sexual misconduct involving a minor that allegedly occurred 35 years ago. Though Father Basil Hutsko denies the accusation, Bishop Milan Lach, SJ, having heard from the priest, the Review Board, and the […]