WATCH: WGN Films presents ‘Sanctuary of Sin’


WGN Films presents “Sanctuary of Sin,” a look at a little-known religious order and the role it played in the Catholic church sex abuse crisis.

We reveal how the Servants of the Paraclete started, how it grew and where it is today.

A 30 minute special will air on Friday, May 26 at 7 p.m. Central Time on WGN-TV; the WGN+ TV streaming app on Roku, Amazon Fire TV and Apple TV; online at and the WGN News mobile app. 

WGN Films Presents ‘Sanctuary of Sin’Part 1: Clergy sex abuse survivor shares storyPart 2: How a religious order became a sanctuary for pedophile priestsPart 3: Changes proposed for Servants of the Paraclete

An encore presentation will also be seen Saturday, June 3 at 4:30pm Central Time on all WGN-TV platforms.

Click here for more WGN Films coverage.

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