• NO! NAY! NEVER!   NEVER REPORT TO THE CHURCH FIRST!THAT IS OUR SUGGESTION AFTER 36 YEARS OF TRYING TO HELP WOMEN.Today the BostonHerald.com article  reported that Cardinal O'Malley suggests abuse victims turn to an anonymous third-party system for reporting sexual abuse by cardinals and bishops!NEWS FLASH!!!  Citizens have a third party to whom criminal activity needs […]
  • Here it is the beginning of March, 2019!  How sad it is that Good Tidings still exists!  How sad that woman are still in need of peer support as they remain in their relationships with priests.  Yes, I use the word "relationship" because I don't agree that the word is limited to loving relationships, but […]
  • On Thanksgiving Day I received an e-mail from a very irate woman who had heard of Good Tidings and was incredulous about our 501 (c) 3 status from the government.  She could not understand how we could qualify as ministry.  She mentioned that she'd heard we encouraged these "so-called romantic relationships" between women and priests.  […]
  • Good Tidings has been around awhile.  Women have contacted us, met with one another via old pen and ink letters (remember them, pre-internet days), via telephone, via the internet after it arrived with its online groups for posts and chat, and in person when fear didn't prevent them.  They sometimes brought their children.  Over the […]
  • For a few weeks I've been dragging my feet about writing an update for our donors.  Joe has been asking me, over and over, to write what I have in mind so we could send out our summer newsletter, and I keep sitting to start it, and then I stop.  Why?  Well, normally I fashion […]