PA sex abuse

Bishop David Zubik
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September 22, 2018 - 11:28 am
The Pittsburgh Catholic Diocese has announced Bishop David Zubik will hold a “Service of Repentance” Sunday at 3 p.m. at Saint Paul Cathedral in Oakland.
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August 29, 2018 - 10:38 am
Pope Francis lamented Wednesday how Irish church authorities failed to respond to the crimes of sexual abuse, speaking during his first public appearance at the Vatican after bombshell accusations that he himself covered up for an American cardinal's misdeeds.
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Church Pews
Joe DeStio
August 28, 2018 - 4:49 pm
A man who says he was sexually abused by a priest in the Pittsburgh Catholic Diocese has filed what may be the first civil suit based on the findings of the recently released statewide grand jury report.
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August 15, 2018 - 3:00 pm
A sweeping grand jury report into child sexual abuse in Roman Catholic dioceses in Pennsylvania said church officials gave a former priest a positive reference to work at Disney World, even though they'd fielded at least one allegation about him sexually abusing a boy.
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August 15, 2018 - 10:21 am
A priest raped a 7-year-old girl while he was visiting her in the hospital after she'd had her tonsils removed. Another priest forced a 9-year-old boy into having oral sex, then rinsed out the boy's mouth with holy water. One boy was forced to say confession to the priest who sexually abused him.
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