Former Legion of Christ Minor Seminary Rector, sentenced in Italy for Sexually Abusing Students

NOVARA, ITALY: 7 years imprisonment for the former rector of child (minor) seminary of the Legionaries of Christ. But he fled to Mexico

Written by Web Editor on March 27, 2019

This is what set this morning by Judge Guerrerio, the Court of Novara, against Father Vladimir Resendiz Gutierrez, former rector of child seminary of the Legionaries of Christ of Novara.

The prosecution represented by Dr. Silvia Baglivo had asked for 11 years, later reduced to 7 in the summary procedure.

A complex case, left from Milan, with a further charge, that of extortion, then separate the two charges, the second (pedophilia) was transferred to competence at the Prosecutor of Novara.

For the three victims, defense lawyer Daniela Cultrera, the judge has established a provisional award of € 80,000, in addition to being welcomed to a civil association Network ABUSE instead represented by Alessandro Maneffa.

In 90 days, the written judgment.

(bilingue) Legion of Christ fears Pope Francis Intervention! Legion de Cristo teme nueva intervencion del Papa

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See article, which refers to Fr. Maciel, Founder of the Legion of Christ as the “Prince of Perverts”: Pope Francis sets a new standard of Accountability

Let me be clear:

the Legion of Christ hierarchy has not responded to the Letter sent them by the last remaining victims of their Founder´s criminal sex abuse. They have not done what the victim´s requested as is patent in our previous article. They refused to bring the issue to the General Chapter´s attention and have been doing damage control instead. Why don´t they take the same decision as the Chilean bishops for covering up and minimizing Fr. Maciel´s horrendous crimes?

They are now in the phase of political maneuvering, to save face and money. A crying shame!

Quiero ser claro:

la jerarquía/cúpula de la Legión de Cristo no ha respondido a la Carta de las víctimas del abuso sexual criminal de su Fundador.  No ha hecho lo que pidieron las víctimas como demonstramos en nuestro artículo anterior. Rehusaron poner el tema delante de los padre Capitulares en su reunión extraordinaria para que los legionarios se dieran cuenta de la injusticia institucional de su querida Legión. Prefirieron practicar “control de daños”, damage control, manejando las cosas a su manera, con cautela y astucia (Carisma legado de su fundador).

Han pasado a la etapa de la manipulacion de los hechos y de las personas para salvar las apariencias y los bolsillos. ¡Una verguenza!

The Mexican-founded order is afraid Pope Francis, who is presently cleaning out the filth in the Chilean episcopacy, will do the same to the Legion leadership.

La Orden mexicana teme que el Papa Francisco que ahora esta limpiando la porqueria de la Iglesia chilena haga lo mismo con ellos.

Pope Francis has suddenly realized that Church authorities have been too lax with sex abusers and pedophile founders. He has acknowledged his grave mistake in Chile (Fr. Karadima) and is laying the axe to the roots.

El Papa Francisco, después del furor que causó en Chile, se ha dado cuenta que la Iglesia ha sido muy negligente con los abusadores sexuales y los pedofilos. El Papa ha actuado con energía con los obispos chilenos.

He may come to realize how the Legion of Christ has been dragging its feet in acknowledging, asking formal pardon and compensating their founders abuses.

Temen que el Papa se de cuenta que ellos han estado arrastrando los pies en cuanto pedir perdon formal al grupo de victimas de Marcial Maciel su fundador y que no han querido reunirse con las victimas, tratarles como grupo, ni compensarles.

Quieren escabullirse y ahorrar dinero!

The Legion does not want to face the music of accusations against Maciel. They are avoiding, as we said in the previous article, meeting with the group of accuser victims so as not to make a formal apology as an order and compensate them accordingly

They are trying to avoid responsibility and save money!

They are taking steps to split the group, attempting to sneakily approach each one individually.

La Legion ya comenzo su tactica de dividir el grupo de querellantes, y de forma astuta y secreta quiere acercarse a cada uno de forma individual.

Imitating the guile of their serial pedophile founder

Imitando así el ejemplo de su pedófilo y astuto fundador.


See previous article

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The Legion of Christ, like Cults, muzzles whistle-blowers


(image above from funeral mass for Fr. Raymond Comiskey, LC, who had been abandoned by his superiors for years prior to his death in a private house in Merida, Yucatan: note coat of arms of Regnum Christi which had done nothing for him during his long illnesses. We are not implying Fr. Raymond was a whistle-blower. He was, however, a man of firm principles who believed he could get better care for himself outside the institution than inside. He died a priest and a Legionary, albeit outside a community.)

Just came across an article from International Cultic Studies Association which illustrates how cults and cult-like, high-pressure, high-demand, coercive-persuasion…groups legally muzzle those who dare question or criticize. Continue reading

Legion of Christ Appeal Stereotypes Mexican Novices!

The writer was absolutely appalled a couple of days ago when coming across an appeal for winter heating oil for the Cheshire novitiate in an amateur video posted on YouTube


In the video the tall, white, well-informed American brother is introducing the little dark ignorant, naive Mexican brothers to the Holy Novitiate and warning them about the cold winters; cold winters which will require a large amount of heating oil to prevent them from suffering from that cold Connecticut winter….think of chilblains for the poor tropical dark-skinned and diminutive Mexicans.

Sounds and looks to me like a total lack of cultural sensitivity, task and basic respect.

And this is posted just as news breaks of the Legion of Christ´s off-shore holdings of millions of  dollars

Dear Lord, how long is the innocent and naive Catholic community going to take this and continue to contribute to an order whose yearly budget is on equal standing with the Vatican´s budget for the whole Church. Correct me if I am wrong.

Feel free to comment and discuss; with numbers, if you so wish




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Sex abuse Victim Sues Legión of Christ in Cutanda case in Connecticut Federal court

Legionary of Christ Multiple Abuser of Minors sued by Victim
(Reader can find Legion’s initial response, on Regnum Christi official web page below)


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Alleged Catholic School Sex Abuse Victim Sues Legion of Christ


A 48-year-old California man allegedly raped as a teenager by an employee at the Connecticut-based Legion of Christ has filed a federal lawsuit seeking millions of dollars in damages.

The lawsuit, filed Thursday in U.S. District Court for the District of Connecticut, claims the victim identified only as John Doe was first sexually assaulted at the now-defunct Immaculate Conception Apostolic School in New Hampshire when he was 13 years old. The teenager was allegedly raped every two to three weeks for about three and half years at the Roman Catholic boarding school for boys grades 7-12. Continue reading