Denson alleged in a federal lawsuit filed Wednesday night in U.S. District Court that former Provo MTC president Joseph Bishop raped her while she was a missionary there in January 1984. She also claimed that a general authority of The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints knew that Bishop had allegedly engaged in previous sexual misconduct and should have prevented him from taking his role at the MTC. Source 9f.
While I'm all for sisters coming forward and telling the truth I find this one hard to follow knowing how the MTC is setup. Why also wait til the former president is in his 80s to bring this up now?
A pause from Rape At The MTC to share learning from days of old:
Today is: 19th September (GMT), in history on the 19th of September, 1993 AD the following death happened:
Bruce Ferden: US conductor (NY, Washington, Amsterdam), dies at 44