It is almost forty days since the allegation of rape was raised against the Jalandhar Bishop by a nun but still the CPM government is in a denial mode. When Hindu society objected to certain derogatory references to temple going women in a mediocre novel, the Kerala government came to the author’s rescue, told the publishers to go ahead with their task
“Give me courage to resist, patience to suffer, and constancy of persevere. Give me, instead of all worldly consolations, the most delightful unction of your spirit, and, in the place of carnal love, infuse into my heart the love of your Name. This is Thomas A Kempis praying to Jesus Christ (The Imitation of Christ, Book III, Chapter 26). But what is the present situation? We find the halo of Church fading as a result of sexual allegations against the clergy getting exposed through the media every day. And India is no exception!