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September 18, 2018
Victims of abuse by Pennsylvania priests file class-action lawsuit
Pennsylvania Catholics are suing all eight dioceses in the state, claiming that Catholic leaders there systematically covered up ongoing sexual...
September 18, 2018 - 8:33am
September 12, 2018
Pope Francis summons bishops for summit to discuss clergy sex abuse
ROME - Alarmed by sexual abuse scandals in multiple countries, Pope Francis is summoning senior bishops for a first-of-its-kind meeting early...
September 12, 2018 - 8:31pm
September 9, 2018
Washington deacon calls on cardinal to resign - says he'll refuse to participate in Mass with him
WASHINGTON - A highly visible member of Washington's Catholic clergy has made a dramatic declaration calling on Cardinal Donald Wuerl to resign,...
September 9, 2018 - 9:47am
September 5, 2018
Catholic priests accused of having sex in a car spark international uproar
The men having sex inside the Volkswagen Beetle were so involved that a Miami-Dade police officer said he had to tap on the window to let them...
September 5, 2018 - 10:38pm
August 28, 2018
With call for pope to resign, divisions within the Catholic Church explode into view
DUBLIN -- Pope Francis has long faced criticism from traditionalists - a group that includes academics as well as cardinals - who say the church...
August 28, 2018 - 8:11am
August 25, 2018
Missouri becomes first state to announce investigation into alleged church abuses after Pennsylvania report
Missouri Attorney General Josh Hawley said this week that his office will investigate allegations of sexual abuse by clergy in the St. Louis...
August 25, 2018 - 12:13pm
August 22, 2018
Attorney asks Dayton to call for grand jury into state's Catholic sex abuse scandals, with one bishop urging investigation and calling for 'culture of care'
August 22, 2018 - 5:53pm
August 20, 2018
Pope Francis: No effort to be spared to tackle Catholic Church's abuses
DUBLIN - Pope Francis said in a letter released Monday by the Vatican that the Catholic Church has not dealt properly with "crimes" against children...
August 20, 2018 - 7:55pm
Read the pope's letter to the faithful on abuse in the Catholic Church
On Monday, August 20, Pope Francis released a 2,000-word letter admitting that the Vatican had not dealt properly with the "crimes" against children...
August 20, 2018 - 12:56pm
August 14, 2018
More than 300 accused priests listed in Pennsylvania report on Catholic Church sex abuse
The Pennsylvania Supreme Court on Tuesday released a sweeping grand jury report on sex abuse in the Catholic Church, listing more than 300 accused...
August 14, 2018 - 7:43pm
August 2, 2018
Pope Francis changes Catholic Church teaching to say death penalty is 'inadmissible'
ROME - Pope Francis has changed Catholic Church teaching to fully reject the death penalty, the Vatican announced Thursday, saying it would work...
August 2, 2018 - 8:59am
July 30, 2018
Pope Francis accepts resignation of Australian archbishop convicted of sex abuse coverup
ROME - Pope Francis on Monday accepted the resignation of Australian Archbishop Philip Wilson, the most senior Catholic Church leader to be convicted...
July 30, 2018 - 7:50am
July 11, 2018
Our Lady of the Lakes Parish to hold capital fund drive
Our Lady of the Lakes Parish (with Catholic churches in Pequot Lakes, Pine River and Nisswa) announces its capital fund drive. The "One Faith...
July 11, 2018 - 5:00am
January 5, 2018
Rural Minnesota Catholic parish dismisses musicians over gay marriages
TAYLORS FALLS, Minn.—For weeks now, a Catholic parish in the rural St. Croix River Valley north of the Twin Cities has been praying through turmoil, brought by a trio of startling dismissals. On one hand, even many of the most distressed don't want any of the 400 or so parishioners...
January 5, 2018 - 9:22pm
November 22, 2017
Philippines to extradite ex-priest accused of abusing two North Dakota boys
FARGO — A former Catholic priest who faces charges of sexually molesting two boys in North Dakota churches in the 1990s may soon be extradited...
November 22, 2017 - 7:14pm