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Eugene priest arrested, charged w/ purchasing sex w/ juvenile used as coke mule

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A reverend at a Eugene Serbian Orthodox church who is also a community college instructor has been arrested on suspicion of purchasing sex with a juvenile prostitute on more than one occasion and allegedly using her to traffic cocaine, according to Eugene police and charging documents filed Thursday in Lane County Circuit Court...

... According to a charging document filed Thursday, MacKay is accused of one felony count of using a minor in the commission of a controlled substance offense and three misdemeanors, including prostitution, endangering the welfare of a minor and sexual misconduct.

According to the charging document, the felony offense states he allegedly used a minor “as an aider or abettor to manufacture, transport, carry, sell, give away, prepare for sale or distribute cocaine.”
http://registerguard.com/rg/news/local/34890634-75/eugene-priest-arrested-on-charges-of-purchasing-sex-with-juvenile-prostitute-drug-possession.html.csp
 

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Not to indulge in schadenfreude, but:


He’s written books and articles, including a recent work in the St. Vladimir’s Seminary Press titled “How to Make Love..”
 

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Agabus said:
Not to indulge in schadenfreude, but:


He’s written books and articles, including a recent work in the St. Vladimir’s Seminary Press titled “How to Make Love..”
he sure knows something about non-romantic love!
 

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Now seriously the more one dismisses schlocky , romantic love and exalts the "YOKE  of Christian marriage" the greater the chances he's into minors or something along those lines.
 

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According to a charging document filed Thursday, MacKay is accused of one felony count of using a minor in the commission of a controlled substance
[QUOTE/]

MAYBE SHE GOT BUSTED and USED HIM FOR A EXCUSE.
Thinking if she blamed a priest.the cops would not want to involve a church and let her go easy.

And the meetings he had. Maybe she went to talk to priest for her problems.and somebody to talk to.
Then cops planted decoy for meeting. He said o.k. maybe shes a young girl that needs help.

Then again hes human and could be to blame.

But dont believe everything a drug dealing prostitute says.
Even at 17 they are street smart and know how to work the system.
 

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It's shocking to think how one sin like this can do hundreds of years of deep deep damage to entire groups of innocent people.


augustin717 said:
Now seriously the more one dismisses schlocky , romantic love and exalts the "YOKE  of Christian marriage" the greater the chances he's into minors or something along those lines.
I don't know if I follow what you're driving at, but you may be on to something
 
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At least he follows the old calendar.
Well then that would be a way to not show up to court, the court date not on the old calendar  ;D
 

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Charles1967 said:
According to a charging document filed Thursday, MacKay is accused of one felony count of using a minor in the commission of a controlled substance
[QUOTE/]

MAYBE SHE GOT BUSTED and USED HIM FOR A EXCUSE.
Thinking if she blamed a priest.the cops would not want to involve a church and let her go easy.

And the meetings he had. Maybe she went to talk to priest for her problems.and somebody to talk to.
Then cops planted decoy for meeting. He said o.k. maybe shes a young girl that needs help.

Then again hes human and could be to blame.

But dont believe everything a drug dealing prostitute says.
Even at 17 they are street smart and know how to work the system.
I didn't think you would say that. Teaches me a lot about you.
 

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Charles1967 said:
According to a charging document filed Thursday, MacKay is accused of one felony count of using a minor in the commission of a controlled substance
[QUOTE/]

MAYBE SHE GOT BUSTED and USED HIM FOR A EXCUSE.
Thinking if she blamed a priest.the cops would not want to involve a church and let her go easy.

And the meetings he had. Maybe she went to talk to priest for her problems.and somebody to talk to.
Then cops planted decoy for meeting. He said o.k. maybe shes a young girl that needs help.

Then again hes human and could be to blame.

But dont believe everything a drug dealing prostitute says.
Even at 17 they are street smart and know how to work the system.
If you read the story, police posed as a girl and this guy took the bait. This isn't just a word vs word thing. He initiated contact with someone who he thought was an underage prostitute. I doubt it was to administer sacraments...
 

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biro said:
Charles1967 said:
According to a charging document filed Thursday, MacKay is accused of one felony count of using a minor in the commission of a controlled substance
[QUOTE/]

MAYBE SHE GOT BUSTED and USED HIM FOR A EXCUSE.
Thinking if she blamed a priest.the cops would not want to involve a church and let her go easy.

And the meetings he had. Maybe she went to talk to priest for her problems.and somebody to talk to.
Then cops planted decoy for meeting. He said o.k. maybe shes a young girl that needs help.

Then again hes human and could be to blame.

But dont believe everything a drug dealing prostitute says.
Even at 17 they are street smart and know how to work the system.
I didn't think you would say that. Teaches me a lot about you.
Sorry if I sounded crude. The point i was trying to convey
Was that the man was ACCUSED not found guilty yet.
There is always the possibility that someone lied.

I know of people that simular thing has happened to.

A guy was mad at another man for financial reasons.business deal went wrong.  So he lied and made his teen
Daughter lie that she was sexually accosted by him. He was arrested. They went to court. The judge found him innocent
And caught her in a lie.

So please dont think im choosing either side.

It is a very disturbing story to hear one of our faith
Would do such a thing.

We have kids too. Wouldnt want it to happen to one of ours either
 

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[If you read the story, police posed as a girl and this guy took the bait. This isn't just a word vs word thing. He initiated contact with someone who he thought was an underage prostitute. I doubt it was to administer sacraments...
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Yes you have a point.  Earlier i was thinking it maybe was like the evangetical street preachers sometimes go to reach out to runaways or prostitutes to save them.

But forgot that the street preaching is not really something that Orthodox clergy do. My mistake .
 

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Agabus said:
Not to indulge in schadenfreude, but:


He’s written books and articles, including a recent work in the St. Vladimir’s Seminary Press titled “How to Make Love..”
Link?

Also, is SVS actually publishing a book on sex technique, or is this more of a commentary on the idea of romance?

In any event, kyrie eleison.

Lets pray either the priest is absolved, or that if he is not, that proper justice occurs, amd that neither the holy Serbian Orthodox Church or the venerable institution that is SVS wind up taking any undeserved criticism in the media over this incident.

It should be remembered that fhere are evil pastors; I believe it is SVS that publishes the work "The Orthodox Pastor" (I think this is the title), the two initial chapters of which are Good Pastorship and Evil Pastorship.  And so occasionally with great sadness do we read of someone who did aomething evil.  One case comes to mind, a few hears ago there was the American conwertsy priest in the Bulgarian church who ran in Alaska a semi-monastic retreat for troubled youths which was extremely abusive and cultlike; it took the Bulgarian bishops in America (this was outside of the OCA jurisdiction) a bit of time to spring into action, but when they did, they did so decisively and put a stop to it, and I believe that chap is facing criminal sanction.

We had or have a member who had been posting regular updates about that incident while it was transpiring in RT.

So it seems this could be another case of that, but the priest is innocent until proven guilty.
 

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WGW, it is just a book about marriage, not the mechanics of anything.
 

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Gamliel said:
WGW, it is just a book about marriage, not the mechanics of anything.
Good.

Mor Ephrem said:
wgw said:
Also, is SVS actually publishing a book on sex technique...
God I hope not. 
LOL!  Did you ever read The Old Patagonia Express by Paul Theroux?  During the first leg of his epic Boston-Patagonia rail journey (which is no longer possible, because most of the passenger trains he used were closed by the year 2000), on the Lake Shore Limited of Amtrak, from Boston to Chicago, he passed the time reading a biography of the horror writer HP Lovecraft, whose works on Cthulu etc I am sure you are acquainted with; the work was simply entitled Lovecraft, and it amused Theroux from the looks some passengers were giving him, to think he was reading a book of sex technique.
 

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wgw said:
Agabus said:
Not to indulge in schadenfreude, but:


He’s written books and articles, including a recent work in the St. Vladimir’s Seminary Press titled “How to Make Love..”
Link?

Also, is SVS actually publishing a book on sex technique, or is this more of a commentary on the idea of romance?

In any event, kyrie eleison.

Lets pray either the priest is absolved, or that if he is not, that proper justice occurs, amd that neither the holy Serbian Orthodox Church or the venerable institution that is SVS wind up taking any undeserved criticism in the media over this incident.

It should be remembered that fhere are evil pastors; I believe it is SVS that publishes the work "The Orthodox Pastor" (I think this is the title), the two initial chapters of which are Good Pastorship and Evil Pastorship.  And so occasionally with great sadness do we read of someone who did aomething evil.  One case comes to mind, a few hears ago there was the American conwertsy priest in the Bulgarian church who ran in Alaska a semi-monastic retreat for troubled youths which was extremely abusive and cultlike; it took the Bulgarian bishops in America (this was outside of the OCA jurisdiction) a bit of time to spring into action, but when they did, they did so decisively and put a stop to it, and I believe that chap is facing criminal sanction.

We had or have a member who had been posting regular updates about that incident while it was transpiring in RT.

So it seems this could be another case of that, but the priest is innocent until proven guilty.
Don't you think the Serbian Orthodox Church IS responsible?  Not in a legal sense (at least based off of the article), but he is their priest.  They ordained him.
 

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wgw said:
Agabus said:
Not to indulge in schadenfreude, but:


He’s written books and articles, including a recent work in the St. Vladimir’s Seminary Press titled “How to Make Love..”
Link?
It's quoted from the link in the OP. Sorry if that wasn't clear.
 

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Again this problem goes back to the HOOM baggage brought into the Orthodox Church without proper investigation and spiritual formation of the converts:
Saint John the Wonderworker Orthodox Church

Saint John the Wonderworker Orthodox Church in Eugene, Oregon, belongs to the Serbian Orthodox Church in North and South America, Western American Diocese.

The parish was established in May of 1991 as Saint Paul the Apostle Eastern Orthodox Mission and was associated with Christ the Saviour Brotherhood (CSB). At the time, CSB belonged to the Archdiocese of Vasiloupolis.

Father Daniel James Mackay worked as a priest at the parish.
http://www.pokrov.org/groups/soca-saint-john-wonderworker-orthodox-church-eugene/
 

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Orest said:
Again this problem goes back to the HOOM baggage brought into the Orthodox Church without proper investigation and spiritual formation of the converts:
Saint John the Wonderworker Orthodox Church

Saint John the Wonderworker Orthodox Church in Eugene, Oregon, belongs to the Serbian Orthodox Church in North and South America, Western American Diocese.

The parish was established in May of 1991 as Saint Paul the Apostle Eastern Orthodox Mission and was associated with Christ the Saviour Brotherhood (CSB). At the time, CSB belonged to the Archdiocese of Vasiloupolis.

Father Daniel James Mackay worked as a priest at the parish.
http://www.pokrov.org/groups/soca-saint-john-wonderworker-orthodox-church-eugene/
Interestingly, the abusive retreat for minors in Alaska was also ex-HOOMs, if memory serves.
 

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wgw said:
Orest said:
Again this problem goes back to the HOOM baggage brought into the Orthodox Church without proper investigation and spiritual formation of the converts:
Saint John the Wonderworker Orthodox Church


The parish was established in May of 1991 as Saint Paul the Apostle Eastern Orthodox Mission and was associated with Christ the Saviour Brotherhood (CSB). At the time, CSB belonged to the Archdiocese of Vasiloupolis.

Father Daniel James Mackay worked as a priest at the parish.
http://www.pokrov.org/groups/soca-saint-john-wonderworker-orthodox-church-eugene/
Interestingly, the abusive retreat for minors in Alaska was also ex-HOOMs, if memory serves.
Yes, people can read about the HOOM connection and the abuse in Alaska here:http://www.pokrov.org/its-time-to-tell-a-story-part-xv-foundations/
 

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augustin717 said:
Now seriously the more one dismisses schlocky , romantic love and exalts the "YOKE  of Christian marriage" the greater the chances he's into minors or something along those lines.
Agreed, I'm always afraid when I meet or hear of a priest who's super vocal about something pertaining to sex or traditional marriage, 'cause it seems like sooner or later they're in court for something utterly appalling :-/.

God forgive him and help his victim(s), and his poor parish as well :-/.
 

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augustin717 said:
Now seriously the more one dismisses schlocky , romantic love and exalts the "YOKE  of Christian marriage" the greater the chances he's into minors or something along those lines.
Can you quote the Eugene priest on that?

I knew you couldn't.
 

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Mor Ephrem said:
wgw said:
Also, is SVS actually publishing a book on sex technique...
God I hope not. 

..., or is this more of a commentary on the idea of romance?
Fr MacKay contributed an article to this book.
This is the table of contents:

EDITORS:

Dr David C. Ford is Professor of Church History at St Tikhon’s Orthodox Seminary, South Canaan, PA. and is the author of Women and Men in the Early Church: The Full Views of St. John Chrysostom.

Dr Mary S. Ford is Associate Professor of New Testament at St Tikhon’s Seminary. Together the Fords wrote Marriage as a Path to Holiness: Lives of Married Saints.

Dr Alfred K. Siewers is Warden of Holy Protection Russian Orthodox Mission Church and Associate Professor of English at Bucknell University.

CONTENTS:

Introduction: “Crown Them With Glory and Honor”
Drs David C. Ford, Mary S. Ford, and Alfred Kentigern Siewers (co-editors)

The Glory of Marriage
Dr David C. Ford, St Tikhon’s Orthodox Theological Seminary

Theophany, Liturgy, and the Appearance of Marriage at Three Fractal Levels
Dr Timothy Patitsas, Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology; with Melissa Likiardopoulos, Fordham University

Sacred Image, Sacred Marriage
Presvytera Kerry Pappas, LMFT, Marriage and Family Ministry, Greek Orthodox Archdiocese

How to “Make” Love: Living a Scriptural Understanding of Love, Instead of Dying for Romantic Love
Fr Daniel Mackay, Serbian Orthodox Diocese of the West

The Glory of Virginity before Marriage
Fr Dn Matthew Joyner, St Tikhon's Orthodox Theological Seminary

Common Cup, Common Crucible: Preparing for the Salvation of Marriage
Fr John Oliver, Antiochian Orthodox Archdiocese of America

The High and Holy Calling of Being a Wife
Kh. Frederica Mathewes-Green, Antiochian Orthodox Archdiocese of America

The High and Holy Calling of Being a Husband
Dr Philip Mamalakis, Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology

Sexual Intimacy in an Orthodox Marriage
Dr Albert S. Rossi, St Vladimir's Orthodox Theological Seminary

Transfiguring “Voluptuous Choice”: Christian Marriage as a Spiritual Path
Fr Dn Stephen Muse, Ph.D., LFMT, Greek Orthodox Archdiocese in America

Lessons from the River Oka: Toward an Icon of Marital Chastity
Dr Bruce V. Foltz, Eckerd College

The Family Critically Reconsidered: Conflicting Accounts
Dr H. Tristram Engelhardt, Jr., Rice University

Icons of the 'Nuclear' Family
Archpriest Alexander F. C. Webster, Ph.D., Russian Orthodox Church Outside Russia

St Gregory the Theologian, “the Stamp of God,” and Raising Christian Children Today
Dr Mark Tarpley, Orthodox Church in America

Desires and Human Flourishing
Dr Mary S. Ford, St Tikhon’s Orthodox Theological Seminary

Managing Thoughts (Logismoi) for Flourishing Relationships
Fr Alexios (Trader), Karakallou Monastery, Mount Athos

Internet Pornography as a Virus in Marriage
Dr Albert S. Rossi, St Vladimir’s Orthodox Theological Seminary

The Importance of Spiritual Direction for Marriage       
Fr Theodore Petrides, Greek Orthodox Archdiocese of America

The Unique Challenges of Intermarried Couples
Fr Charles Joanides, Ph.D., LFMT, Nyack College

Helping Married Couples When They Are Stuck
Dr Philip Mamalakis, Holy Cross Greek Orthodox School of Theology

Learning to Love as God Loves: On Christian Marriage and Monasticism
Archpriest Thomas Hopko, late Dean Emeritus, St Vladimir’s Orthodox Theological Seminary

Marriage and Monasticism: A Brief Reflection
Fr Zacharias (Zachariou), St John the Baptist Monastery, Essex, UK

What is Marriage? Addressing Contemporary Misunderstandings
Fr Sergei Sveshnikov, Russian Orthodox Church Outside Russia

Some Brief Reflections on the Gay Lifestyle in the Church
Fr Edward Hillhouse, Antiochian Orthodox Archdiocese of America

Speaking the Truth in Love: Conviction, Clarity, and Compassion regarding Marriage and Sexuality
Fr John Oliver, Antiochian Orthodox Archdiocese of America

Some Common Sense about the Genders: A Talk to College Students
Kh. Frederica Mathewes-Green, Antiochian Orthodox Archdiocese of America

Traditional Marriage and our Youth
Fr Gregory Horton, Antiochian Orthodox Diocese of the West

From Genesis to Dormition
Fr Matthew Baker, Ph.D., formerly of Hellenic College

Mystagogical, Cosmological, and Counter-Cultural: Contemporary Orthodox Apologetics for Marriage
Dr Alfred Kentigern Siewers, Bucknell University

Inspiration for Today from the Married Saints
Dr David C. Ford, St Tikhon’s Orthodox Theological Seminary

Noteworthy Quotations relating to Marriage from within the Orthodox Tradition through the Centuries

Appendix 1: Hierarchical Statements on Marriage
An Encyclical by the Assembly of Bishops of North and Central America, 2013
A Message on Marriage by Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew, 2014

Appendix 2: Suggested Resources
 

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Press release from the Serbian Church:

Friday, October 14, 2016 PRESS RELEASE

Statement from the Western American Diocese Regarding the Arrest of Father Daniel MacKay

Alhambra, CA – The Western American Diocese of the Serbian Orthodox Church has been informed that Father Daniel J. MacKay, age 42, was arrested on Wednesday, October 12, 2016, in Lane County, Oregon. Father Daniel was contacted by police and arrested on charges stemming from allegations of sexual misconduct with a minor and possession of a controlled substance. While the charges are pending, Father Daniel who was the parish priest at St. John the Wonderworker Serbian Orthodox Church in Eugene, Oregon, has since October 12, 2016, voluntarily taken leave from all priestly ministry duties to which he was assigned.

While everyone is presumed innocent until proven guilty, the Western American Diocese nonetheless takes allegations of misconduct in any form very seriously and must act accordingly to insure the safety and security of all our Orthodox parishioners and others as we conduct our worship and ministries together. Such misconduct is abhorrent and not condoned by the Holy Orthodox Faith. We are deeply concerned and pray for all involved.

The Western American Diocese stands ready to cooperate with the civil authorities. Further, anyone who might be, or knows someone that has been, a victim of sexual abuse by a member of the diocesan clergy, church employee or volunteer should first call the police and then report the matter, confidentially, to the Diocesan ombudsman at +1.415.930.9069.

END
 

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Further, here's a reaction from a parishioner as reported by a local news station:

http://kval.com/news/local/parishioner-doubts-prostitution-drug-charges-against-priest
 

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Since folks seem pretty interested in this story, I'll weigh in.

We've met the man a few times at pan-Orthodox events and also attended the St. John the Wonderworker parish several times.

His personality is not at all what one would call creepy. Instead, very straightforward and almost too honest, perhaps tinged with a slight bitterness one notices in a lot of overworked and ascetic Christian folks.

St. John is the kind of Orthodox parish a lot of OC.netters have said they want, at least when they criticize the Church. They are right in the slummiest part of Eugene, the church itself is remodeled from a decrepit local building -- remodeled by parishioners and clergy working hard with their own hands ... The corner they're on is super-busy with a continual flow of druggies, homeless, dealers and prostitutes, and the groups of partiers passing thru the surrounding bars. St. John works tirelessly feeding, comforting, and catechizing these folks. Their dedication is a 24/7 thing, and almost everyone sacrifices financially and with time all for the benefit of "the scum of the earth." Further, they hold Matins every day of the week ...

Obviously a great deal of this work has fallen on the priest. Someone mentioned HOOM, but I'm not sure the priest himself has those roots -- at least I know he went to a proper seminary back East and was ordained by an Orthodox bishop. He is married to a Greek girl from my parish. Anyway, he has the reputation of working and denying himself to exhaustion, and from what I've seen it's true. I suppose that really none of this is my business, and probably not any other poster's either, but this is what I know.
 

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Thanks for the info, Porter. I am generally suspicious of anyone who uses gerunds in his article or book titles, but presumption of innocence in this matter is still the best approach for us.
 

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Iconodule said:
Thanks for the info, Porter. I am generally suspicious of anyone who uses gerunds in his article or book titles, but presumption of innocence in this matter is still the best approach for us.
Aren't we clever.
 

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Porter ODoran said:
Since folks seem pretty interested in this story, I'll weigh in.

We've met the man a few times at pan-Orthodox events and also attended the St. John the Wonderworker parish several times.

His personality is not at all what one would call creepy. Instead, very straightforward and almost too honest, perhaps tinged with a slight bitterness one notices in a lot of overworked and ascetic Christian folks.

St. John is the kind of Orthodox parish a lot of OC.netters have said they want, at least when they criticize the Church. They are right in the slummiest part of Eugene, the church itself is remodeled from a decrepit local building -- remodeled by parishioners and clergy working hard with their own hands ... The corner they're on is super-busy with a continual flow of druggies, homeless, dealers and prostitutes, and the groups of partiers passing thru the surrounding bars. St. John works tirelessly feeding, comforting, and catechizing these folks. Their dedication is a 24/7 thing, and almost everyone sacrifices financially and with time all for the benefit of "the scum of the earth." Further, they hold Matins every day of the week ...

Obviously a great deal of this work has fallen on the priest. Someone mentioned HOOM, but I'm not sure the priest himself has those roots -- at least I know he went to a proper seminary back East and was ordained by an Orthodox bishop. He is married to a Greek girl from my parish. Anyway, he has the reputation of working and denying himself to exhaustion, and from what I've seen it's true. I suppose that really none of this is my business, and probably not any other poster's either, but this is what I know.
Thanks for sharing.

There was a case I read about in Greece or Cyprus, I think, where a young Russian priest who was very involved with children's activities was accused of sexual involvement with a teenage girl. However, the articles were explaining somewhat persuasively that this actually was about some kind of politics involving the youth program.

The problem is that anyone can make accusations and have ulterior motives, whether it be getting a lesser criminal charge (eg. prosecutor's witness/State's Evidence, which could be the case here). And yet there is also the problem that some clergy can have a hidden side to them that is actually very unethical and can even abuse and violate our and the Church's clear ethics rules.

 

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Let's not forget that police too are very well capable of extreme acts of stupidity. Wait for the trial, I guess.
 

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His trial begins this week. The drug charge was thrown out by a grand jury, and that was the only felony charge, so he faces nine misdemeanor charges related to allegedly soliciting and at some other time using an underage prostitute.

I assume he's still defrocked?
 

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At the risk of being merely salacious, I'm linking to an expose of the religious group from which this parish derived and of that group's relationship to Orthodoxy. The expose was written quite some time ago, but it's being cited by the local press in relation to the McKay trial.

http://archives.sfweekly.com/sanfrancisco/awkward-christian-soldiers/Content?oid=2137674
 

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The verdict was guilty, so please pray for the parish and inquirers. While the accuser seemed untrustworthy on the stand, according to reports the prosecution had damning cellphone evidence. It's unlikely Fr. MacKay will actually go to prison, but the sentence will be known this Thursday. Please pray for his soul and his family.
 

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Porter ODoran said:
At the risk of being merely salacious, I'm linking to an expose of the religious group from which this parish derived and of that group's relationship to Orthodoxy. The expose was written quite some time ago, but it's being cited by the local press in relation to the McKay trial.

http://archives.sfweekly.com/sanfrancisco/awkward-christian-soldiers/Content?oid=2137674
Thank you very much Peter for the link.  It certainly provides the historical context.  When a group like this (from a cult) converts en masse with their leaders and remains as a group how can their Orthodoxy be assesed? 
 

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The articles I was able to find about his conviction were not very clear about what evidence proved his guilt.  In any case, if we familiarize ourselves with the Gerontikon, Sayings of the Fathers, Lausiac History, and similar works, we will understand very well that all of us are capable of falling into any temptation.  The more a person approaches God and leads others to God, the more the demons will attack, knowing that by derailing one they will be able to take many other souls as well! 

One of my favorite saints is St. James the Faster (March 4).  After living in a cave in strict asceticism for 45 years and working many miracles, he cured a young woman of demon possession and then fell into sin with her.  To cover up his sin, he killed the woman.  He repented very deeply for his sins and is now numbered among the saints.  His life shows that none of us are incapable of falling no matter how ascetically we might live or how much grace we receive, and all of us are able to become saints regardless of how far we have fallen. 

Read the life of St. James the Faster here:

https://oca.org/saints/lives/2015/03/04/100656-st-james-the-faster-of-phoenicia-syria

 
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