Feb 05ist updated: Feb 05ist A body of catholic bishops in Kerala has come out with guidelines to protect minors and vulnerable adults in church-run institutions from any form of sexual Lds single 61353 dating alternative or abuse and proposing action against anyone committing such offences.
In a document for priests and other church officials, the Kerala Catholic Bishops' Council emphasised that there should be zero tolerance towards sexual assault or harassment, asserting that such incidents occurring in its institutions should be reported Wife want casual sex Fort Carson the church as well as the civil authorities. The document titled "KCBC Guidelines Sexy teens near Chattanooga ga Safe Environment Programme for Church Personnel connected with institutions where minors or vulnerable adults are given particular Erving MA sex dating was issued in Junebut has come into public domain only.
Kerala was rocked by the rape charges levelled by a nun against bishop Franco Mulakkal of Jalandhar diocese last year leading to his arrest in September.
The nun had accused the year old clergyman of repeatedly raping and having unnatural sex with her between and The document termed as "heinous crimes and grave sins" the sexual exploitation and sexual abuse of children and Women in Chatham Mississippi seeking sex adults and proposed necessary ecclesiastical disciplinary action against the offenders.
The purpose of the guidelines was also to provide a safe and secure environment for minors and vulnerable adults to protect them from any form of sexual exploitation and sexual abuse and to respond to victims of sexual offences with care and compassion, the KCBC said.
It also seeks to address the possibility of false accusations against the clergy, employees and volunteers. According to the guidelines, Church officials shall refrain from viewing and exhibiting any sexually explicit or morally in-appropriate material in the presence Sexy wife seeking nsa Bakersfield minors and vulnerable adults.
They shall not indulge in or encourage sexually offensive humour and conversation in the presence of minors and vulnerable adults, the document said. Adults should ensure that there was no inappropriate physical contact with minors and no minor shall reside in any church rectory or other living quarters of priests, unless the minor is accompanied by parent or an adult entrusted by the parent, it said.
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The Kerala-based Syro-Malabar Catholic Church last month decided to set up internal committees at the diocesan level to create a "safe environment" for all, including children and vulnerable adults. The Catholic Church in India Online sex chat with girls and women been hit by various scandals involving priests in the recent past. Bishop Mulakkal, a senior member of the Roman Catholic clergy in India, was arrested amid mounting public outrage over allegations of repeatedly raping and sexually assaulting the nun.