Grand Jury Report on Catholic Church in Pennsylvania

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December 27, 2018 - 9:28 am
It has been a wretched year for Pope Francis, whose blind spot on clergy sex abuse conspired with events beyond his control to threaten his legacy and throw the Catholic hierarchy into a credibility crisis not seen in modern times.
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Church Pews
December 21, 2018 - 3:40 pm
The Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh announced Friday that Father James Downs has been placed on administrative leave after an allegation of sexual abuse of a minor was received Thursday evening.
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December 21, 2018 - 12:06 pm
Pope Francis demanded Friday that priests who have raped and molested children turn themselves in and vowed that the Catholic Church will "never again" cover up clergy sex abuse.
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December 19, 2018 - 3:37 pm
The Pittsburgh Catholic Diocese is notifying former students of accusations against a former teacher and principal.
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Shelby Cassesse
December 13, 2018 - 6:01 pm
Known and new clergy sex abuse victims can receive compensation
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December 03, 2018 - 5:12 pm
Financial statements reveal dramatic increases in legal fees following bombshell grand jury report
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Bishop David Zubik
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November 08, 2018 - 10:49 am
Bishop David Zubik will host four listening sessions following the release of the Pennsylvania Grand Jury Report on child sex abuse and cover up in six Pennsylvania dioceses, including Pittsburgh.
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October 12, 2018 - 5:41 pm
Amid unfolding sex-abuse scandals, Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of Cardinal Donald Wuerl as archbishop of Washington. But the pope's gentle words and lack of condemnation angered those who feel top Catholic leaders continue to shirk responsibility for the global crisis.
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Bishop David Zubik
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Larry Richert and John Shumway
October 12, 2018 - 9:50 am
Pope Francis has accepted the resignation of Cardinal Donald Wuerl after his connection to two major sex abuse scandals in the Catholic Church, one in Pittsburgh (while he was the Bishop of the diocese) and in Washington D.C.
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October 10, 2018 - 5:11 pm
All 15 Catholic dioceses in Texas will release early next year the names of clergy who have been "credibly accused" of sexual abuse of a minor, the Diocese of Dallas said in a statement Wednesday.
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