Monday, February 03, 2020

Kansas City Bishop Confronts Social Media Rumors After Priest Suicide

Lose talk from creeps online ignores the very personal medical drama this priest faced before his demise . . . Here's the fact check on a story that impacted Catholics across the metro:

Kansas City Bishop Johnston Says Meds Played a Role in Priest's Suicide

Kansas City Bishop Johnston Says Meds Played a Role in Priest's Suicide Acknowledging that the full cause of the priest's suicide may not be known "this side of heaven," Bishop Johnston, with the permission of Father Harkins' family, explained to those at the funeral that the priest had recently been taking a medication with side-effects that likely contributed to his suicide.

5 comments:

Anonymous said...

Dont catholics go to hell if they kill themselves? Its a mortal sin

Anonymous said...

Bishop should leave the diagnosing to a doctor.
Stick to your church stuff.

Praying for Fr. Harkins said...

Suicide does not exclude from Heaven.

Anonymous said...

10:32...in your opinion.

Anonymous said...

Wow, so all those Clinton friends who Arkycided probably are going to hell, huh?