Catherine Metropoulos says threat of lawsuit by her family led to Koveos defrockment

Author: Catherine Metropoulos
Date Published: 04/05/2002

Catherine Metropoulos says threat of lawsuit by her family led to Koveos’ defrockment

April 5, 2002

Dear Orthodox News Editor:

Although I find the news about the Catholic Church sickening and quite disturbing, I also find tremendous comfort in knowing that this very serious matter of clergy sexual misconduct and its cover-ups by the Church are finally getting the proper attention that they so deserve. As we continue to read and hear more about the Catholic Church, however, one should not be so na