Bishop stepping down

Cornwall Standard Freeholder 26 April 02 Bishop stepping down COFFEE BREAK Claude McIntosh Bishop Eugene LaRocque‘s tenure as the top Catholic leader in the Alexandria-Cornwall Diocese will come to a quiet end Saturday when the Vatican will announce his anticipated … Continue reading

Menard: Father Bernard Menard omi

Bernard Menard   Father Bernard Menard is an Oblate priest who spent several years working with the L’ Arche community in Glen Roy from 1979 to 1986.  (Glen Roy is within the Roman Catholic Diocese of Alexandria-Cornwall.)   Father Menard was ordained … Continue reading

Pilon-Routhier: Sister Claudette Pilon-Routhier

Sr. Claudette Pilon-Routhier Sr. Claudette Pilon Sister Claudette Pilon-Routhier was one of three persons on the diocesan ad hoc committee which dealt with Benoit Brisson‘s sex abuse allegations against Father Gilles Desluarier in the mid 80s.  The group was sworn … Continue reading

Thibault: Father Claude Thibault

Claude Thibault Claude G. Thibault Father Claude Thibault is a Roman Catholic priest ordained in 1986 for the Diocese of Alexandria-Cornwall.  Father Thibault was sexually abused in the late 70s by Father Gilles Deslaurier.    Born 09 June 1960 in Cornwall, … Continue reading


THE VICTIMS OF HORRIFYING SEXUAL ABUSE COME TO TERMS WITH HAVING TO BEAR THE PAIN OF RELIVING THE ATTACKS Cornwall Standard Freeholder 02 February 2009 Posted By STANDARD-FREEHOLDER Rev. Claude Thibault is a man of images. Exhibit A is a … Continue reading

Church considered another payout

Cornwall Standard Freeholder Wednesday, July 23, 2008 9:34:35 EDT AM Trevor Pritchard Eight years before David Silmser’s $32,000 payout became public in 1994, church officials considered negotiating a similar settlement with another abuse victim, the Cornwall Public Inquiry heard yesterday. … Continue reading

Vaillancourt: Father Denis Vaillancourt

Denis Vaillancourt Roman Catholic priest.  Ordained 1974 for the Diocese of Alexandria-Cornwall, Ontario.  Studied Canon Law at Ottawa’s St. Paul U at same time as married layman Jacques Leduc   – the two served together on the diocesan tribunal. Served as … Continue reading