Editorials/opinion on Bransfield/DWC by others

Bishops and Bribes
Phil Lawler, CatholicCulture.org, Jan. 7, 2020

New Beginning Vital for Church
Editorial, Wheeling Intelligencer, Jan. 1, 2020

Vatican document details Bransfield’s excesses
Hoppy Kercheval, WV MetroNews, Dec. 30, 2019

Goodbye, climbers! We need to restore servant leadership in the priesthood
Peter Daly, National Catholic Reporter, Dec. 9, 2019

Bransfield: Abuse allegation worth another investigation
Editorial, Parkersburg News and Sentinel, Dec. 4, 2019

Diocese Criticized
Erin O’Leary, Wheeling Intelligencer, Dec. 1, 2019

Holding Bransfield accountable
Charleston Gazette-Mail, Nov. 29, 2019

Bransfield’s Proposed Punishment is a Slap on the Wrist
Mary Pezzulo, Steel Magnificat/Patheos, Nov. 26, 2019

Transparency Still Lacking
Wheeling Intelligencer, Nov. 3, 2019

West Virginia Catholics confronting Bransfield scandal
Hoppy Kercheval, WV Metro News, Nov. 1, 2019

Reveal Details About Bransfield
Wheeling Intelligencer, Oct. 30, 2019

Bransfield’s legacy is corruption
Charleston Gazette-Mail, Oct. 29, 2019

Bransfield, Wheeling Hospital, and the Idolatry of Greed
Mary Pezzulo, Steel Magnificat (Patheos), Oct. 27, 2019

Catholic Clericalism as Patronage Network
David Cloutier, Berkley Forum, Sept. 25, 2019

Return the Catholic Church to the ‘people of God’
Peter Donohue, SC Times, September 16, 2019

Bransfield, West Virginia, and the Tragedy of Greed
Mary Pezzulo, Steel Magnificat/Patheos, September 14, 2019

Picture around ex-bishop Bransfield keeps getting worse
Charleston Gazette, September 13, 2019

Letter to the Editor: Archbishop William Lori’s catastrophic failure
Betty Walter, Washington Post, Sept. 8, 2019

SNAP Hopes WV Attorney General’s Lawsuit Will Go Forward
SNAP, Sept. 6, 2019

Transparency essential
Frank Calabrese, Wheeling Intelligencer, Sept. 1, 2019

New Bishop has a Big Clean-Up Job in West Virginia
SNAP, Aug. 26, 2019

Look for lay involvement that transcends the ideological divide
Peter Feuerherd, National Catholic Reporter, July 30, 2019

Bishop Brennan’s Big Job Ahead
Hoppy Kercheval, WV Metro News, July 26, 2019

Can the new bishop of Wheeling-Charleston clear up after Bransfield?
Christopher Altieri, Catholic Herald, July 24, 2019

Diocese to Open Books in Response to Lay Demands
Lay Catholic Voices for Change, July 17, 2019

Church needs improved checks and balances
Kevin Hayes, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette, July 15, 2019

Letter to Archbishop Lori
Lay Catholic Voices for Change, July 9, 2019

Why the ‘Metropolitan Plan’ Doesn’t Work
Rita Ferrone, Commonweal, July 8, 2019

Archbishop Lori Investigates Bishop Bransfield’s Mess and Ends Up With One of His Own
Nihil Obstat blog, July 8, 2019

New information comes to light about bishop Michael Bransfield
SNAP, July 3, 2019

The problem of clericalism makes transparency impossible
Phyllis Zagano, National Catholic Reporter, June 22, 2019

The Church’s next scandal is money
Christopher Altieri, The Catholic Herald, June 13, 2019

Open Letter from Lay Catholic Voices for Change
Lay Catholic Voices for Change, June 12, 2019

Analysis: At USCCB Meeting, Will Words Speak Louder Than Votes?
Ed Condon, National Catholic Register, June 12, 2019

Explainer: How could Bishop Bransfield misuse funds for years without raising red flags?
Ashley McKinless, America Magazine, June 12, 2019

Clericalism will undo the Catholic Church
Stephen J. Stahley, Baltimore Sun, June 11, 2019

How’d He Get Away With It?
Mike Myer, Wheeling Intelligencer, June 9, 2019

The opaque finances that enable the Catholic Church’s abuse scandal
Editorial, Washington Post, June 9, 2019

Who Failed the Church?
Heather Ziegler, Wheeling Intelligencer, June 8, 2019

Mixed Views on Next Steps for Roman Catholic Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston
Mike Myer, Wheeling Intelligencer, June 8, 2019

Bransfield allegations shows church has long way to go
Editorial, Charleston Gazette-Mail, June 6, 2019

Analysis: Bp. Bransfield, the USCCB, and the Holy Spirit
JD Flynn, Catholic News Agency, June 6, 2019

Lavish living by Catholic hierarchy is moral corruption
Michael Sean Winters, National Catholic Reporter, June 6, 2019

The Diocese of Wheeling-Charleston Owns Up to a Horror
Mary Pezzulo, Steel Magnificat/Patheos, June 5, 2019

West Virginia Diocese Fights Case on Technicalities, not Merits
SNAP, April 30, 2019

Predator Priests Were Protected
Editorial, Wheeling Intelligencer, March 20, 2019.

Reveal Details on Bransfield
Editorial, The Weirton Daily Times, March 13, 2019

Newspaper should have run entire list of accused
Don Walters, Dominion Post (Morgantown, WV), February 17, 2019

Reveal Bransfield List
Wheeling Intelligencer, Feb. 10, 2019

Church dissidents right to question their leaders
Carl W. Sypolt, Dominion Post, Jan. 2019

The Present Predicament of the Catholic Church as Seen From the Sidelines
Bill Hogan, Weelunk.com, Nov. 18, 2018

Lists May Not Tell Full Story
Wheeling Intelligencer, Nov. 4, 2018

Bishop Bransfield and the Catholic crisis
Charleston Gazette-Mail, Sept. 17, 2018

Huntington Catholics questioning diocese
David Gutman, Charleston Gazette, Jul 27, 2013

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