Teresa Pitt Green, Founder I remember early steps to found this magazine, which now reaches every diocese in the United States – and is read in English-speaking Catholic circles around the world, like the United Kingdom, Ireland, Europe, Australia, Guam, South Africa and the Vatican. There was that first...

Jewish Sacred Spaces

Our Jewish sisters and brothers are recognizing the issue of child sexual abuse and developing child protection measures. One leader is Sacred Spaces, founded by Shira Berkovits. Ph.D., JD, who is a behavioral psychologist and attorney. Sacred Spaces is a national non-profit organization that provides Jewish institutions with professional...

Child's Play

  • By Spirit Fire
  • September 4, 2019

Teresa Pitt Green, Co-Founder Child protection efforts are needed everywhere it seems. In just the past year, the sexual abuse of children and minors has continued unabated in places other than the Catholic Church—the film industry, high-stakes sports, schools, day cares and even children’s foundations. After two years volunteering...

Sanctity of Life

  • By Spirit Fire
  • March 26, 2019

Presenting: The Global, Universal Argument for a Safe Environment for Little Ones and the Vulnerable In Three Words SANCTITY OF LIFE Teresa Morris Kettelkamp When I worked in Rome for the Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors, the Commission received permission from the Holy Father to have Episcopal Conferences...

Kathy O’Connell I am a mother and now a grandmother. Children have been and always will be an important part of my life. They are treasures. A mother lives very closely to the innocence of each child with his or her thoughts, words, and actions. In this role I...

Teresa Pitt Green Mike Hoffman has been a relentless advocate for child protection since the first day I met him some years ago and we founded this magazine with other Catholic survivors of clergy abuse. Every survivor of abuse is a role model in his or her own right....