Theodore McCarrick

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May 28, 2019 - 10:51 am
Newly released correspondence involving defrocked Washington, DC Cardinal Theodore McCarrick show the extent to which his successor, Cardinal Donald Wuerl, was aware of sex abuse allegations against McCarrick.
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Bishop David Zubik celebrates the first Rite of Consecration of Virgins Living in the World in the Diocese of Pittsburgh on May 31, 2015 in Gipsonia, Pa.
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February 16, 2019 - 2:57 pm
McCarrick’s dismissal announcement occurred after Vatican officials found him guilty of soliciting for sex while hearing Confession.
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Pope Francis
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September 13, 2018 - 8:31 am
Pope Francis accepted the resignation of a U.S. bishop Thursday and authorized an investigation into allegations he sexually harassed adults, adding awkward drama to an audience with U.S. church leaders over the abuse and cover-up scandal roiling the Catholic Church.
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August 27, 2018 - 7:17 am
By NICOLE WINFIELD, Associated Press ABOARD THE PAPAL PLANE (AP) — Pope Francis declined Sunday to confirm or deny claims by the Vatican's retired ambassador to the United States that he knew in 2013 about sexual misconduct allegations against the former archbishop of Washington, Theodore McCarrick...
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