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#Legion of Christ

# legion-of-christ - Monday 10 December, 2018

Irish-born priest may be deported from Chile after serving sentence for sexually abusing girl

John O’Reilly was convicted of sexually abusing a young girl while he was a chaplain at a prestigious school.

# legion-of-christ - Wednesday 4 September, 2013

Irish-born priest detained in Chile as part of child abuse investigation

Father John O’Reilly, a senior figure with the Legion of Christ, has been relieved of priestly duties while authorities investigate the “credibility of allegations”.

# legion-of-christ - Tuesday 22 May, 2012

Head of 'Legion of Christ' admits knowing about priest's child seven years ago

The ongoing furore at the Legion of Christ orthodox order threatens to hurt the legacy of John Paul II, who championed its founder.