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Juneau woman believes bishops listened

...about their willingness to listen and to make informed decisions," she said. Gregory's staff contacted Juneau Bishop Michael Warfel, who recommended Gonzales Rohrbacher as a speaker. After further discussions, including a query about whether...
Ex-Juneau priest loses ministry

...removed from his duties under a recommendation this week by the diocese's new sexual misconduct review board, Juneau Bishop Michael Warfel said Thursday. Gutierrez also had been accused of inappropriate behavior toward five grade-school girls...
JPD seeks help in inquiry into sex-abuse claims against priest

...police investigation is in response to allegations by former parishioner Joel Post, who last month submitted to Juneau Bishop Michael Warfel a written statement detailing the alleged sexual abuse. Post alleges the abuse took place in the early 1980s...
Bishop Michael Warfel prepares to leave Juneau

Bishop Michael Warfel, the first Catholic priest in Southeast Alaska elevated to that position, leaves Juneau in January for reassignment to the Diocese of Billings in Great Falls, Mont.
Abuse study shows 12 Alaska priests accused

...Michael Nash and Javier Gutierrez - have been accused of sexually abusing a total of six children, the survey found. A third unidentified priest was from a religious order outside of Southeast Alaska, said Juneau Bishop Michael Warfel.
Same-sex benefits suit filed

...state Sen. Loren Leman, an Anchorage Republican, and supported by the Catholic Bishops. Neither Leman nor Juneau Bishop Michael Warfel nor state Archbishop Francis Hurley could be reached for comment. The Church of Latter-day Saints was one...
Locals respond to latest scandal

...I'm very proud to be a Catholic. It's a shame what's happened, but I'm very proud to be Catholic." Juneau Bishop Michael Warfel said no charges have been filed against Gutierrez and said he doesn't know if charges are pending. Paula...
Shock, worry, hatred and prayer: Juneau reacts to attacks

...lead to more violence, but that we can find it in our heart to really pray for peace," he said. Diocese of Juneau Bishop Michael Warfel was in Washington, D.C., for a meeting of Catholic bishops. He phoned the diocese this morning and urged...
Juneau Empire Online Inside Story: Pastors disagree on Bible's homosexuality stance 7/12/98

...relationships. What is there is social and cultural expressions of actions that were relative to that time.'' Juneau Bishop Michael Warfel has also studied the Bible's treatment of homosexuality. In his view, gay rights supporters are reading...


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