Compared to this, the case of Vatileaks is cat pee! Here index 1 212 documents that constitute the "Legionaries of Christ" folder from the Vatican Archives.
The 213 th document is the same index, made probably in 2005, at the request of Benedict XVI. These documents come from a group of prelates who work at the Vatican and have consciously decided to transmit facsimiles of these documents to a Mexican university professor, Fernando Gonzalez. The latter presented the content of these documents in the book: Marcial Maciel. Los Legionarios of Cristo y documentos testimonios Inéditos
File Legionarios Cristo
The Vatican Secret Archives of Father Marcial Maciel and the Legion of Christ
Red: critical documents and accusations against Father Maciel and / or against the Legion of Christ.
May 23, 1944
Grant of ordination, the bishop of Cuernavaca, the Father Marcial Maciel. (Telegram)
May 24, 1944
View that the early ordination of Marcial Maciel will not be granted.
May 25, 1944
M gr Martinez this demand early ordination of Marcial Maciel.
May 27, 1944
Refusal to grant ordination because the reasons were insufficient.
May 9, 1945
Brief assessment of the Congregation of the Missionaries of the Sacred Heart of Jesus, by the Bishop of Zamora.
June 10, 1945
Father Maciel purposes of the Congregation founded by him.
July 19, 1945
The bishop of Yucatan, Fernando approves the work of Father Maciel
July 24, 1945
The Bishop of Huajapan appreciate the foundation (Jenaro)
July 28, 1945
The Bishop of Papantla blessed and appreciate the work (N. Corona)
July 30, 1945
Estimates and observations of the bishop of Saltillo, Mgr Echeverria.
The Bishop of Leon expressed his esteem for the new congregation (M gr . Emeterio)
August 20, 1945
M gr Guizar y Valencia gave his approval for the economic support of the missionaries.
September 6, 1945
The Bishop of Zamora expressed its approval for this work. Salvador Martinez Silva.
September 15, 1945
Letter from the bishop of Guadalajara. José Garibi Rivera.
October 2, 1945
Approval of the Bishop of Tamaulipas. Serfin Maria.
October 8, 1945
RP Angel Onate inform the Sacred Heart Apostolic School of the visit in order to make the request of Nihil Obstat to the Holy See. Everything is favorable.(French copy)
August 1, 1946
Appreciation of the apostolic school by the Bishop of Aguascalientes: José de Jesus.
April 26, 1946
The bishop of Veracruz recommended for approval in the Holy See, the Work of the Missionaries of the Sacred Heart and Our Lady of Sorrows.
May 15, 1946
The bishop of Cuernavaca has the Congregation of MSCJ and purposes, staffing and the economy (Francisco Gonzalez Arias)
May 16, 1946
The Archbishop of Mexico has the Institute for the canonical erection. (Luis Maria)
September 2, 1946
Report of the canonical erection of the Institute of MSCJ, because the purpose of the propagation of the devotion to the Heart of Jesus seems confused, and also because of the age of charge: Marcial Maciel.
October 17, 1946
M gr C. Cayetano, this father's father M. Maciel L. Arcadio, Undersecretary of the SCR.
November 23, 1946
Letter to Father Luis Ferreira Maciel to inform the Holy Father suggests Angel Onate as head and founder of the institute, it must make clear statements on donations, offers m. Araiza or Pancho Balmacia, instead of Father Angel Onate, Spiritan.
November 25, 1946
Lucio Rodrigo, SJ, presents his impressions Rev.Father Arcadio Larraona of Father Marcial Maciel, mature and solid piety, lack of confidence in him ideals.The work gives great expectations.
8 Jan 1947
Report prayer manual. The great part is copied from other books, missal, breviary, and approved for all Christians.
8 Jan 1947
Report on the Constitutions of MSCJ for the canonical erection. Missing guns. A number of changes to the text is required. Recommended: Samuele Vannie.
13 Jan 1947
MSCJ information on its members and the founder (some missing leaves)
15 Jan 1947
Father Javier Baeza expresses his opinion and appreciation for the work of MSCJ.
16 Jan 1947
Father Giuseppe di Meglio presents: Father Marcial Maciel, the work, the need for a careful assessor with experience, and fear of the founder to have a higher outside work.
24 Jan 1947
Father Lucio Rodrigo was appointed assistant MSCJ Institute.
September 29, 1947
Confidential letter to Natalia Marcial Maciel, full of new suggestions, "trusts" and requests.
Requests the Diocese of Cuernavaca to suspend the canonical erection of the Congregation MSCJ Mr. Maciel process (+ a page of a benefactor of the Institute Barragan)
Father Lucio Rodrigo report on the life and observance of trainees under the responsibility of Maciel.
The bishop of Cuernavaca, M gr Espino, this Father Maciel to concede that it is the recognition of the institute.
March 8, 1948
Father Lucio Rodrigo why this should be delayed "Nihil Obstat" of the Holy See on the foundation: the father is exhausting, totalitarian, hermetic and lack of training.
March 16, 1948
The impressions of the father Rodrigo Maciel: assume and decide. It received approval in Cuernavaca and went to Mexico and Spain. It is not clear.
April 9, 1948
Recommendation of the Bishop of Tehuantepec to the Holy See about the Apostolic Sacred Heart.
May 27, 1948
Addition to the report on Mr. Father Lucio Rodrigo Maciel: dominant interference consciousness ment. Jealous of his work, violates the secrecy of confession, "as his own hermeneutics" clever to get money: it uses the apostolic. Made false signatures, dispenses itself of everything. Lack of poverty. No austerity. Self-defensive. Hostile towards others.
June 8, 1948
Nuncio in Spain, Geatano, supports the report's father Lucio and demand that is not normal attitudes reconsidered Mr. Maciel.
June 9, 1948
Father Lucio Rodrigo insists irregularities Mr. Maciel
June 9, 1948
Report on Father Lucio Rodrigo M. Maciel: flange consciences, punishing, isolating, too rigid.Buy the ecclesiastical authorities. Made of forged documents. False accusations. Skilled people to win.
June 12, 1948
The bishop of Cuernavaca approves the work of Father Maciel. For the Congregation for Religious.
June 13, 1948
M gr Guizar think the problem comes from F. Sergio, the accusations made seriously affected Maciel. PJ.Father Ferreira statement in which the charges are denied Sergio Ramirez.
June 11, 1948
Mr Araiza expressed in an exchange with Uribe's father that there is no coercion of consciences.
June 11, 1948
Three statements denying the charges made against Sergio father of Father Maciel.
June 16, 1948
Letter from Father Francisco Baeza to the Nuncio. Warns against attempts to conceal.Suggests not to approve the passage of seminarians in the work of Father Maciel.
June 19, 1948
Father Angel Onate, Spiritan, informed of his apostolic visit to MSCJVD and do not think we do not respect freedom of conscience.
June 19, 1948
M gr Fernando Ruiz, Bishop of Yucatan. Maciel assumes that his institute is based, before the decision of the Holy See. But he does not see anything else that could stop the work of Father Maciel.
June 27, 1948
The confessor Luis Yague, OCR, said Father Maciel respects the freedom of conscience of students. Letter to the bishop of Cuernavaca.
July 3, 1948
M gr Alfonso Espino denies the accusations made by the father Lucio "Rodriguez".
July 9, 1948
Father Edward Gafnner (Vicar General of the Diocese of New York) certifies having met Father Maciel, who came to seek funds, with a letter from the Apostolic Nuncio. Letter addressed to the bishop of Cuernavaca.
August 5, 1948
Affidavit of Legionnaires 3: a Jesuit father had tried to warn against the Spiritual Direction with Fr Maciel.
October 5, 1948
Father Lucio Rodrigo warns M gr Cayetano Cicognani, nuncio in Spain, and invites us to consider the charges against Father Maciel.
The disciples of Father Maciel send to M gr Alfonso Espino a letter of explanation to defend and exonerate Maciel each charge.
December 8 1948
Maciel sends a witness and a detailed statement of facts and explanations.
Jan 28, 1949
Father Lucio Rodrigo confirms everything stated in previous reports, and denounced Maciel's ability to manipulate things to his advantage, sometimes contradicting its own decisions, producing false documents, signatures, and lie in his statement to the Holy See.
28 Jan 1950
The seminarian Rafael Cuenca University of Comillas send a report to Cardinal Luis Lavitrano the ways of the Father Maciel, from his experience as a teacher in the school of Father Maciel.
March 10, 1950
Father FJ Baeza, a professor at the University of Comillas, has made 3 M gr . Giovanni B. Montini (right future Pius XII and Paul VI Arm) about Maciel:
forgery of the signature of the Chancellor N. York offer 25 scholarships. Lie.
speed things up in order to obtain the Nihil Obstat before the arrival in Rome of reports about him and his work.
Maciel uses deception to impress and to believe the attacks against him
False simulated attack by a religious (Villanueva) of the Institute of Father Maciel, to enhance the prestige of the latter.
July 7, 1948
Father Lucio Rodrigo transmits information that is Father Ferreira, the bishop of Cuernavaca, Alfonso Espino.
November 7, 1950
Father Lucio Rodrigo informs M gr Arcadio Larroano on Father Maciel:
Falsification of letters and signatures
Mock attacks "Promotional"
Force others to join his opinion
Lie, wrong attitude, manipulative
November 17, 1950
Father Ferreira apologize to Father Maciel have discovered the facts and telling the truth.
22 Jan 1950
Charges Father Lucio Rodrigo
Pressing the "collective" vocations
Charges with seminarians
Starts at the center of everything.Coercion.
August 12, 1951
M gr Luis Guizar to Maciel: agrees to provide exemptions to order some members of the congregation, the incardinant in his diocese.
August 13, 1951
Letter from the Bishop of Santander to the Congregation for Religious why he refused to Father Maciel to found a home.
September 17, 1951
Maciel asks the SCR documents to complete the erection of the legionaries.
June 21, 1952
TL Bonscaren SJ proc. General presents the prosecution's brother Sabini Arnaiz about offenses against chastity father Enrique Carvajal. Demand justice for the father Carvajal.
June 27, 1952
Maciel wrote to the secretary of the Congregation for Religious. Proposes a date for the erection of the institute, which has no community in the Diocese of foundation and has no particular interest to found something. Since General Directorate in Rome, application depend of the diocese.
December 23 1952
The Director General and his Council MSCJ ask what their branch is established in Rome. On December 18, the permission is granted.
December 22 1952
M gr Sergio Mendez, Bishop of Cuernavaca, mgr Larraona informs that it can not determine whether Father Maciel has solved the problem of lack of center in the Diocese of Cuernavaca.
December 22 1952
Letter from the Bishop of Cuernavaca with reasons to laSCR Father Maciel to the general direction in Rome rather than Cuernavaca. Reasons for seeking approval.(Incomplete document)
13 Jan 1953
SCR decreed that the father Joaquin Madrigal, Attorney General Spiritans be assistant to the congregation MSCJ.
15 Jan 1953
Father Joaquin Madrigal wrote to Father Maciel to make available as an assistant to the congregation, at the request of the SCR.
16 Jan 1953
Father Joaquin Madrigal Spiritan, written M gr Arcadio Larraona, accepting his appointment and advising him that he has already written to Father Maciel to make its service. It proposes to inform the SCR on a regular basis.
Copy of the questionnaire sent to the father Joaquin Maciel
27 Jan 1953
Maciel sends father Madrigal questionnaire responses, with whom he made a detailed report on the Institute.
28 Jan 1953
Maciel thanked father Larrona, secretary of the SCR, have appointed Father Joaquin Madrigal Spiritan as assistant to the Religious Institute.
Letter to Cardinal Clemente Micara. Copy of the order appointing the father Joaquin Madrigal as religious assistant MSCJ.
Cardinal Clemente Micara confirms having received the certificate of appointment of Father Joaquin Madrigal as religious assistant MSCJ. Letter to father Larraona, secretary of the SCR.
Father Joaquin Madrigal Larraona father sends the first report on the Legion:
Frequent visits to the Institute. Observed a good atmosphere and discipline, but some automation, and a lack of communication.
Maciel traveled extensively, control benefactors, feels misunderstood, is cheeky and seems piles.
May 9, 1953
Report father Joaquin Madrigal M gr Larraona, secretary of the SCR, about Legionnaires:
Origin: Mexico, and Mexico. And it is for this country that the work has been approved, but Father Maciel left the country.
Founder: good spiritual appearance, but delusions of grandeur. Lack of experience, independent, egocentric feeling persecuted, he isolates and isolates its members. Economic success. It centralizes all.
Purposes: they are not stable, they change.
Spirit: It was inspired by the Jesuits and the Holy Ghost Fathers, with a tendency to the fervor and modernism. Almost military discipline, with miscommunication.
Director: high intellectual training, good spirituality, they move like robots.
Maciel will get money without puzzling, and abusing the vulnerability of donors.
A person whose name is not legible, informs have visited Father Maciel in clinical Salvador Mundi, as well as in the community. From these observations and a discussion with the D r . Musacogli, one could say that Father Maciel is addicted to morphine.
September 25, 1953
Luisa JC Richardson thank for taking pictures at a hearing. Letter to father Madrigal.
August 18, 1953
Sabino Arnaiz this to Father Maciel's difficulties to work with him daily, the bride and the need to find housing.
October 3, 1953
Contract between Maciel and Sabino Arnaiz
14 Jan 1954
The Bishop of Santander, at the request of Father Maciel, the Institute recommends the SCR to obtain the Decretum Laudis.
Asked the Cardinal Valerio Valeri, prefect of the SCR, the decree of praise of the Institute of MSCJ. This request is made by the Vicar General of Rome, Clemente Micara.
Father Maciel and his counsel have the institute and apply for the Decretum Laudis.
Father Maciel wrote to Cardinal Valerio Valeri, asking him to Decretum Laudis and exposes the positive opinion of Cardinal Gaetano Cicognani.
The Bishop of Frascati wrote to Cardinal Valeri, prefect of the SCR to give his best wishes for the Congregation of MSCJ, for the Decretum Laudis
March 19, 1954
Ranuro, Spiritain, wrote to Father Joaquin Madrigal, informing purposes, incurred by Father Maciel. Banquaires questions. The purpose is not clear.
March 27, 1954
Maciel denies certain clauses of the contract made by Professor Sabino Arnaiz. At the same time, it presents the requirements of the Institute.
March 30, 1954
Father Ramiro Moreno, Spiritan, wrote to Father Madrigal to inform a rich and likely benefactor. The Cumbres has unqualified masterpieces. We campaigned to recruit students. We do pay the tuition fees too high.
April 1, 1954
The Cardinal of the Congregation of the Holy Office sent to Cardinal Valeri, prefect of the SCR, the opinion of Nihil Obstat for the Institute of MSCJ, dated March 31, 1954. It also requests that the 4 th vow of the congregation is removed.
April 30, 1954
Father Ramiro Moreno wrote to Father Joaquin to inform:
MSCJ fathers have no students because of the high cost of education. And the director knows nothing in schools.
The college was built on land that was intended to be a hospital. There was a campaign against the construction.
Report on activities for the apostolate of the Cross. Leniency application for this work.
May 2, 1954
Sabino Arnaiz made two observations Maciel: we do not respect the scheduled day of rest for the national holiday in Italy. It withdrew his books without warning. It also withdrew his room which he was entitled, in his contract.
June 22, 1954
Maciel gives the father Larraona, secretary of the SCR pro-memoria with the reasons for requesting the Decretum Laudis.
July 17, 1954
Cardinal Pizarro wrote to Father Larraona to support the approval of the work of Father Maciel. It is based on his personal impression and Mexican bishops.
July 21, 1954
M gr Larraona to Cardinal Valerio Valeri: he has a letter from Cardinal Pizarro and father Madrigal to get an answer to Father Maciel, about the approval of his work.
September 27, 1954
Mr Arnaiz Maciel sends his resignation to not receive a fair wage, and because of the bad atmosphere of the institute.
September 27, 1954
1000 lire was promised by courses Sabino Arnaiz.
November 12, 1954
Father Madrigal to Cardinal Giuseppe Pizarro, Albano.It hosts the desire to present the Legion for their approval. He recognizes the good things, despite some things "weird" (text which appears incomplete)
Tuition and registration for the 1955 standards.
Maciel sends father Madrigal its questionnaire response (27-1-53). He put all the details, adding the means of training and education.
March 5, 1955
The Minister of Foreign Affairs of Spain meets the Maciel they have already helped a lot from 1946 to 1952, in addition to many aid they receive.Nevertheless, if possible, we will continue to help.Alberto Martin Artajo Saext.
March 12, 1955
Father Maciel at Madrigal tells him the following:
scandal tuition Mexico.
having a mixed staff teachers
the bad effect produced by Father Maciel because of his way to conquer the civil and religious leaders to achieve its ends, avoiding that they bring fair criteria to value his work: 1 Holiness, 2 friendship.
Read inform projects prior to implementation
March 22, 1955
Maciel answer questions (12 March 53) Father Madrigal (doc incomplete)
March 23, 1955
My Concepcion Lopez explains the recruitment tactics of the Cumbres Institute
March 25, 1955
Maciel responds to father Madrigal:
The duty to respect the intentions of the benefactor, to justify the high fees;
We follow the example of other establishment in the selection of teachers;
As for ways to do abnormal with "ecclesiastical leaders," it is reverence and respect. We can not avoid criticism. Defense of his purity of intention. Maciel feels hurt.
Explains about his temperament.
July 4, 1955
Professor Arnaiz wrote to Father Maciel to keep abreast of what he has received.
November 13, 1955
Sabino Arnaiz wrote a letter of accusation against Father Maciel, before the SCR:
Lack of fairness and common sense. Does not fulfill its promises. Liar. Lack of charity. Contradictions ...
Accuses other teachers what he says himself;
Coercive attitude of Father Maciel."Oblige secret."
Pay unfairly returns without notice and without compensation.
Ostentatious ways, luxury, lack of poverty.
December 7 1955
Sabino Arnaiz sends reports to M gr Larraona the legionnaires and its founder.
August 24, 1954
Prosecution Federico Dominguez, lc, the bishop Fco. Orozco Lomeli, about Maciel:
Father Maciel did not pray the breviary for at least 10 years Never pray; Do not celebrate the Mass every day.
It does not maintain the secrecy of confession and confidences made to him.
Ment, procrastinating, exaggerates and distorts the facts;
Plays the protagonist and hero;
Does not live poverty;
Prefers to sleep in his benefactors in its communities;
Criticizes the Jesuits;
Makes whopping plans; holds them already made;
Use of drugs that stimulate its projects
25 Jan 1956
Father Callisto Coney Cons. Prof. SC., Informs, relying on a doctor that Father Maciel is addicted to morphine.
30 Jan 1956
Professor Sabino Arnaiz accused Maciel again before the SCR injustice, lies and forge signatures.
31 Jan 1956
The case of Father Maciel was sent to the Cardinal Vicar.
Sabino Arnaiz informed about the LC and founder:
split personality; suggestion; causes veneration to own person; ment, takes drugs, uses third party.
May 17, 1956
Asked the Cardinal Valeri change the name MSCJ for the Legionaries of Christ.
May 13, 1955
The Archbishop of Mexico LM Martinez approve the name change.
July 31, 1956
Cardinal Larraona states that LC are canonically recognized and therefore has the right to acquire and possess.
August 14, 1956
M gr Sergio Arceo, bishop of Cuernavaca, M grLarraona: Father Maciel uses ways of doing crooked, lying, drugs, acts of sodomy with children. Shameless. A informants from within the SCR.
August 23, 1956
Luis Ferreira made a statement to M gr Orozco Lomeli about Maciel, accusing him of:
Indecent acts with children;
When they come out, if it fails to retain, he bought his silence or manipulates with his health;
Uses drugs and wrong to get;
August 31, 1956
Bishop presents Miranda M gr Larraona, secretary of the SCR, the charges against Father Maciel: sins against the VI command, drug, manipulation, network of friends to whiten.
September 20, 1956
The father sends Larraona pro-secretary M grTardini documentation Father Maciel, with the charges and suggested to inform the Holy Father.Must be interned Maciel.
September 21, 1956
M gr Scapinelli asks M gr Angelo dell'Acqua, substitute of the Secretariat of State to send to the Apostolic Delegation in Mexico City Maciel's suspension as superior, so he retired to heal.And the father Ferreira takes charge.
October 1, 1956
M gr Scapinelli informed of the arrival in Rome of Father Maciel. The latter, with his counsel, asked what prevents the vicar and Dominguez to come to Rome.
October 3, 1956
Father Maciel to Cardinal Valerio Valeri, prefect of the SCR. Accept his resignation, and be committed. Says, presenting a doctor's report, to be healthy and be slander. This economic report of the Institute.
October 13, 1956
Appointment of Fr Anastasio of the Holy Rosary as apostolic visitor.
October 14, 1956
Rafael Cuena exemption request his greeting.Enclosure: LC response to the removal of Father Maciel, asserting that it is healthy, do not know the order of termination. The charges are evil.
October 22, 1956
Maciel sends a detailed father Anastasio, apostolic visitor report.
November 11, 1956
"Angel" sent to Cardinal Valeri appreciation on Father Maciel and his work, refuting the accusations as slander.
November 27, 1956
Father Joaquin Madrigal SCR: Information on LC. Says not to visit because of their lack of sincerity, simplicity and honesty.
December 6 1956
Report of the visit to the college by the father Anastasio SS. Rosario (seems incomplete)
Demand higher apostolic Tlalpan, Luis Ferreira, the Apostolic Delegate to the Apostolic Visitation to take place.
SUMMARY OF ALL CHARGES AND PROBLEMS (1948-1956) presented to the SCR and the LC Maciel, from the following:
Prosecution Father Lucio Rodrigo
Prosecution of prof. Sabino Arnaiz
Report father Madrigal
Prosecution to Cardinal Antonio Lopez Pizarro about Maciel: feigned piety, immoral conduct, in order to get money.
Jan 4, 1957
Letter from Father Anastasio, Apostolic Visitor, informing the father Ferreira disobedience of Father Maciel, which presupposes permissions interpreting in his own way.
Jan 21, 1957
Father Maciel wrote to Father Anastasio to advise a trip to Mexico and Venezuela, in addition to the money obtained.
Report of the apostolic visit performed in LC Rome and Spain by Father Anastasio of the Most Holy Rosary. At the same time, he asked to be relieved of the Apostolic Visitation, request that a senior is named for the Institute to monitor the founder, Father Maciel. In the report:
The legionaries were coached not to tell the truth
Piety and insufficient training, brilliant, clever, adored.
Letter from Apostolic Nuncio Luigi Raimondi the prefect of the SCR. Request an apostolic visit to the centers in Mexico by Father Anastasio, or called a visitor to Mexico.
March 2, 1957
Response to the Apostolic Nuncio in Mexico:
Appoint an apostolic visitor
Install the Directorate General in Mexico
Father Maciel should remain suspended from duty
March 2, 1957
Maciel request permission to travel to find the money for his work.
March 25, 1957
A medical certificate of Dr. Eugenio Alonso. "Colic".Appendix: Certificate teacher Galeazzi: Healthy and normal (3 October 56)
March 25, 1957
The Apostolic Delegate Luigi Raimondi informed Cardinal Valeri the agreement of Cardinal Miranda to transfer the Directorate General of SC in Mexico, but in the Diocese of Cuernavaca.
He informed that the founder is clever and intriguing, handles all the bishops
It is better to leave the Directorate General in Rome and prohibit the entry of new vocations.
April 1, 1957
A medical certificate of Dr. Ramon Suarez, surgeon.Urtiquaire and problems in the genital tract.
April 26, 1957
Note the father's father Anastasio Rousseau + interrogation: Madrigal's father, the father and the father Anastasio Ferreira
May 1, 1957
Letter of Father Luis G., LC's father Anastasio for information on Father Maciel: Father Maciel will get money and does not inform its use.Cuenca's father supports secretly with lies.
May 2, 1957
The Apostolic Delegate Luigi Raimondi Cardinal Valeri present in the names of candidates to the apostolic visit to LC.
June 8, 1957
LC response to accusations made by Professor Sabino Arnaiz against Father Maciel, the Cardinal Valeri.
September 11, 1957
Father Luis Ferreira wrote the Apostolic Delegate of Mexico as Legionnaires brothers act without consulting him and do not obey him. He asked out of the LC.
September 13, 1957
The Apostolic Delegate Luigi Raimondi to Cardinal Valeri, prefect of the SCR: Report of the letter from Father Ferreira, who asked to leave the congregation, and the attitude of the LC against him.
September 15, 1957
Letter M gr Guizar Valencia Cicognani, defending his nephew, Father Maciel, the charges against him are made.
September 20, 1957
Federico Dominguez, lc, the Secretary of the SCR: demand a dispensation from his vows. Promises discretion on the issue LC .
November 4, 1957
M gr Alfredo Bontempi submit a report to the center of the Legionaries in Rome, by order of the SCR.
November 6, 1957
Father Luis Ferreira, LC, M gr Arcadio Larraona, asks for help after receiving threats Maciel if he does not withdraw his statements. Maciel gets all the information, even confidential. It violates the privacy of correspondence and flange freedom in manipulating consciences.
November 8, 1957
M gr Rafael, Bishop of Lugo, M gr Alfredo Bontempi.Expresses its appreciation and admiration for the LC.
November 13, 1957
Father Luis Ferreira retracts.
December 12 1957
Father Van Polidoro Vlieerberghs to Cardinal Valeri: favorable assessment of the LC, after his visit to the homes of Mexico and Spain. (Appendix: report meets all the accusations against Father Maciel).
15 Jan 1958
The father's father Anastasio Larraona, secretary of the SCR. Judgment on the report of the second apostolic visitor:
The visitor, more than a report, made a controversial defense against the father Anastasio
The visitor observes the chaos in the canonical and administrative compliance of LC, with some kindness
Maciel can manipulate visitor and ecclesiastical authorities
Fanaticism and obstinacy not to tell the truth.
24 Jan 1958
Father Alfredo Bontempi, apostolic visitor LC, offers a report on his visit to the community of Rome. Positive.
March 25, 1958
Judgment of the Constitutions of the LC by LM Berti, OSM
April 5, 1958
Ratio of a given by Father Ferreira information (it is not clear to whom he compared) to say everything he has said and reiterate its proposal support.
May 7, 1958
Reviews consultants SCR on Father Maciel, LC, signed by Joseph Rousseau.
September 10, 1958
Opinions and proposals for solutions to problems, and the situation of Father Maciel. Must be furnished to the office of Chief Executive? His institute should continue? Signature: P. MOZZICARELLI
Ernesto Gomez Tagle, headmaster sends a report to M gr Larraona. There is a demand "contract cancellation" M me Josefina Vda of Gandarillas.Maciel does not appear at trial and refused to give his address.
April 20, 1959
Ernesto Gomez Tagle informs M gr Larraona that Father Maciel, in the case of M me Josefina Gondarilla refuses to appear, is justified not to do and say the LC does not know this.
October 15, 1959
Gregory Lemercier send various documents to M gr Arcadio Larraona:
The report of his interview with the father Ferreira. And other LC to verify the charges.
Father Ferreira letter to the bishop of Yucatan (19 June 1956)
March 3, 1960
Josefa Vda of Gandarilla wrote to the Holy Father for justice, for damage caused by Father Maciel and the Legionaries not fulfill their part of the contract and will corrupt.
December 26 1961
Father Paolo Polidoro Van Vlieerberghs Philippe Op Sec. The SCR. Expresses that it is fair to give the order for the LC for three reasons:
They lack only 7 professed religious of the 100 required, they have many vocations
Repair the damage done to Father Maciel, for all false accusations.
March 28, 1962
The pharmacist D. Manuel Perez de Castro, vice president of Col. Official Pharmacy oath to the bishop of the Diocese of San Sebastian
Maciel uses drugs that affect his personality. He needs help to administer (complicity)
Promises to go to Madrid (Maciel) to be interned, but went to a hotel for 5 days.
It has four accomplices who give false names and addresses, promise to bring the prescription
March 28, 1962
SCR presents the problem to the Pope to find a solution to Father Maciel, the view of his morphine addiction. He was presented with the facts and the statements of doctors.
April 27, 1962
Report on a new scandal in which Maciel is involved in Spain this time, Father Maciel was shipped by the police for drug use. The ecclesiastical authorities cover Maciel. Maciel trying to bribe police.
May 12, 1962
M gr Diego Bugallo Fita, the Cardinal Amleto Cicognani, defending Father Maciel. He says it is unjust persecution.
October 18, 1962
A father to M gr Garibi y Rivera, the Pio LA Rome, expressed his surprise to see that is not involved in the Maciel case. Worse, when they know the facts, the bishops going to Rome are hosted in LC.
May 17, 1963
Father Maciel to the secretary of the SCR Pablo Philip, op. He informs the project plans and staff of the University will be built.
August 30, 1963
Father Maciel to the prefect of the SCR Hildebrando Antoniutti. He informs his visit to Rome, offers membership and be informed business in Mexico.
September 19, 1963
Father Maciel to the prefect of the SCR Hildebrando Antoniutti. It outlines the oppositions that meets his university projects. Appendix: A Bishop of Leon. Do with the Mexican bishops. The need for another university does not jeopardize the existence of the LC.They have the means.
July 14, 1964
Pro memoria summarizing the reports of visitors as well as facts about Maciel, developed by Father Anastasio of the Most Holy Rosary. This is the state that has intervened secrétairie for Maciel.
October 10, 1964
Favorable opinion of the consultant SCR Lazaro Osborne to obtain the Decretum Laudis and the Pontifical opprobation LC.
November 24, 1964
Joanner Barolus, the Cardinal Archbishop of Dublin Hildenbrando Antonuitti in favor of the Decretum Laudis for LC.
1 st July 1965
Antonuitti Cardinal, Prefect of the SCR Decree grants the LC.
August 25, 1976
Juan Jose Vaca Rodriguez asks its secularization.
June 12, 1978
Father Bonaventure Gangi, responding to a news article (1977) expresses what a community and justifies the "solitude".
August 6, 1979
The Apostolic Delegation of the USA, through Bishop John Todad has the following documents with serious charges, the secrétairie the SCR:
July 25, 1979
1. The Bishop of Rockville Centre John R.Megan, for information Juan Vaca lc demand an investigation into Maciel.
December 14 1978
2. Juan Vaca lc confesses having suffered sexual abuse for 13 years, and have been forced by him not to talk.
October 20, 1976
3. Juan Vaca accused Maciel for his abuse scandals and irréligiosités
4. The psychiatrist Juan Vaca present the report to the chancelerie. He tells the truth of the facts
December 24 1978
5. Felix Alarcon demonstrates the veracity of Juan Vaca to Bishop Mc Gann, and recognizes also have been sexually abused by Maciel.
June 21, 1979
6. Chancellor Alejandro (John) present the testimony of Felix Alarcon in question, where it is about sexual abuse of seminarians and drug use on the part of Father Maciel.
March 3, 1976
7. CV Father Juan Vaca, lc
September 30, 1971
8. Qualifications father Juan Vaca, at the Gregorian University.
Jan 15, 1979
9. CV Juan Vaca, secularized
August 25, 1976
10. Baptismal Father Juan Vaca
October 8, 1982
11. A letter from Chancellor John Alejandro to Cardinal Pironio informing the bishop accepts the father Juan Vaca "ad experimentum"
July 16, 1976
12. P. John E. Murria, Dir. Pers. In Maciel: to inform the decision of the Bishop Mc Gann host father Vaca experimental period.
July 13, 1976
13. Juan Vaca LC at Maciel, application former confinement.
September 30, 1979
14. Jesus Correl statement of facts, charges, leaving the benefit of the doubt Maciel.
1982 - 1984
May 3, 1982
Father D. Huot observations to the SCR of the Constitutions of the LC
July 17, 1982
Innocenzo M. Cavaglia gives its judgment on the Constitutions of the LC
May 31, 1983
Congress has the advice given by various consultants. These Constitutions are not consistent with the spirit of the Council: pessimistic and developed solely by the founder.
April 13, 1983
Father Maciel to Cardinal Pironio. He begs to obtain approval of the Constitutions, and that does not touch anything in his ideas.
June 25, 1983
Cardinal Pironio note on the Constitutions of the LC.Congress demand changes, but respects the decision of the founder. Submit the decision to the Pope.
June 25, 1983
Cardinal Pironio Mons. Stanislaw Dziwisz, private secretary to the Pope, requesting approval of the Constitutions of LC for June 29
June 28, 1983
Reply by gr Stanislaw Dziwisz
Jan 31, 1984
Javier Garcia, lc, writing articles for the Encyclopedia of Mexico, the Legionaries of Christ.
August 23, 1987
Joseph O'Connor informs and sends an article to Cardinal Jerome, SCR, the "loss of the Catholic Church" economic, because of scandals morals, sex, bombs, fire ... Situation of the Church in the USA.
May 12, 1989
Father Maciel to Cardinal Jerome Hamer (with two annexes) to clarify the Holy Father errors in the Constitutions were committed by external collaborators and seeking approval:
Explains the vow of fidelity and charity
Terms resignation of senior
Article by John Harvey on scandals in the U.S. affecting religious priests.
November 29, 1992
Article "Corriere the will" of homosexual priests.
July 4, 1993
Article in "Adista" publication of a letter from Pope to U.S. bishops about scandals. Supports, guides.Enclosure: specific case of pedophilia.
Jan 12, 1994
Father Arturo Reynoso, Spiritan, commented on invalid standards set in the Constitutions of the LC. (It lacks some of the text)
Articles on the silence of the Church to sexual abuse.
December 4 1996
1. About Father Maciel: "the current"
June 10, 1996
2. By Gerald Renner. On coercion and intimidation in the formation of LC.
Jan 15, 1998
3. Prosecution Mas and G. Elsbeth, parents of a novice LC, the LC methods and accusations out in the press victims of Maciel.
Appendix: publication dates, methods, according to the Hartford Courant.
October 17, 1997
Historical Annex education Maciel
December 4 1996
Secretary Bruno Bertogeni this letter parents Elsbeth the Secretary of the SCR, M gr Pergiorgio Silvano
Article translated from a French article by Marcel Clement "New Hope for Evangelization" (New Man)
"The head of an international Catholic congregation charged with a history of abuse", Section G. Renner and Jason Berry in the Hartford Courant.
March 12, 1997
"The Legion claims that Maciel's accusers are grumpy conspirators" by G. Renner and Jason Berry.
March 21, 1997
"Is that stories of sexual abuse deserve to be the one?" By Elissa Papirno
March 12, 1997
"The silence of the Vatican on charges of sexual abuse" by Jason Berry and Gerald Renner
May 4, 1997
Accusations of sexual abuse against Father Maciel. Hartford Courant investigation.
July 13, 2001
Circular Father Maciel, on the occasion of 15 years of approval of the Constitutions.
Jan 21, 1999
Article by Sandro Magister in Espresso. Loyal to the Pope, a little mysterious, growing.Accusations of Father Maciel.
April 11, 1999
Esther Maria Sousa sends urgent issues concerning the Rules and Constitutions in the Regnum Christi Movement. Deplores the death of a member of the movement.
April 17, 1999
Esther Maria Sousa. Asked Father Luis Garza investigate the evictions and the death of members of the movement. No training on marriage.
Golias, from the pen of Christian Terras, provides a summary of the LC and violation of Father Maciel.
March 22, 2002
"La Republica" published an article by Marco Paliti on pedophilia priests condemned by the Holy Father.
Set of documents on the case of Father Maciel, accusing the Church for his silence:
April 17, 2002
1. "Milenio" publishes an article by Eugenia Jimenez Glz, in which she argues that the Mexican Catholic Church and the Vatican know the problem of the founder of LC.
April 16, 2002
2. Defy the Vatican to review the matter of Father Maciel and his victims.
April 17, 2002
3. Article by Juan Rodriguez Tovar in "Milenium" the taboo of father Maciel.
April 17, 2002
4. Leopoldo Gomez, vice president of the news tells in "Milenium" he did not fear the threat of boycott made by anonymous in the Maciel case.
April 17, 2002
5. Defense of Father Maciel about charges. Article by Richard John Neuhaus in "Milenium".
April 17, 2002
6. Declaration of the Legionaries of Christ face charges made by former legionnaires against Father Maciel.
7. Oscar Rey is a review on the book of Alfonso Torres Robles, the LC and its founder. He accuses the book to participate in the plot.
Economic Report of the Cumbres Institute, written by Father Maciel.
Letter of Father Maciel, apologizing for neglecting certain indications, and turns to the top hierarchy level.
An incomplete judgment, without indication of who wrote or who.