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With Thanks ..................9

Preface: By Most Reverend Timothy M. Dolan.......11

Chapter 1: 'You People Got a Lot of Trouble'.......15

Chapter 2: Persecution.......................41

Chapter 3: An Urgent Appeal for Reform........67

Chapter 4: Reform Now!..................131

Epilogue............................183

Prayers
Prayer for the Church in Time of Scandal...............187
Prayer to Be Said by Victims and Their Families .............189

Prayer to Be Said by Priests Who Sinned Against the Young ...............191
Prayer to Be Said by Those in Charge (Bishops, Superiors, and Their Assistants) ..............193
Prayer to Be Said by Those Falsely Accused .....195

Appendixes I. Pope John Paul II--A Papal Address to the Cardinals of the United States....................................199
II. George Weigel--Excerpts from the Series 'From Scandal to Reform'...........................................204
III. James O. Clifford, Sr.--Double Standard in Stories About Sexual Abuse...................................208
IV. Johann Christoph Arnold--Clergy Sex Scandals Steal Headlines From Countless Faithful Who Defend Children and Uphold Chastity .........213