The Paciorek Brothers Were Preyed on by Fr. Gerald Shirilla, Detroit Covered-Up Abuse

Father Gerald Shirilla, perhaps Detroit’s most notorious pederast priest, who abused multiple boys and young men, molested the Paciorek brothers in the 1970s. Chancery staff who covered up Shirilla’s abuse in the 1990s — including Sacred Heart Major Seminary professor Msgr. John Zenz and archdiocesan Director of Public Affairs Ned McGrath — remain in power in the Detroit archdiocese to this … Read more The Paciorek Brothers Were Preyed on by Fr. Gerald Shirilla, Detroit Covered-Up Abuse