Archdiocese of Chicago

Archbishop Blase Cupich with his newly-bestowed pallium. (Credit: CBS)

Archbishop Cupich Receives Pallium In Ceremony At Holy Name Cathedral

Archbishop Blase Cupich is wearing the vestments of his office for the first time.

08/23/2015

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Two New Lawsuits Filed Against Convicted Former Priest Daniel McCormack

Two new lawsuits were filed Tuesday alleging sexual abuse by convicted child molester and former priest Daniel McCormack.

07/07/2015

Archbishop Blase Cupich. (Credit: CBS)

Archbishop Cupich Meets With Pope Francis In Vatican

Archbishop Blase Cupich had a personal audience with Pope Francis in the Vatican Friday afternoon, the Archdiocese of Chicago announced in a statement.

06/27/2015

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NW Side Parish Converting Convent Into Senior Housing

A Northwest Side parish is the first in Chicago that’s moving to renovate an unused convent into apartments for seniors.

06/09/2015

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Catholic Charities Closing Two Family Shelters, Two Child Development Centers

The Archdiocese of Chicago is closing two family shelters and two child development centers,according to the Archdiocese.

06/07/2015

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Suit: Parishioners Took More Than $100K Worth Of Jewelry From Melrose Park Church

The Archdiocese of Chicago is suing several members of a west suburban parish who, a new lawsuit alleges, took jewelry and other adornments from the church valued at more than $100,000.

05/13/2015

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Married Priests Wouldn’t ‘Surprise’ Archbishop Cupich

The possibility of married Roman Catholic priests was part of a candid and revealing conversation with Chicago Archbishop Blase Cupich.

05/05/2015

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Archdiocese Removes Pilsen Pastor For Relationship With Woman

The longtime pastor of St. Pius V Church in Pilsen has been removed after details emerged of a relationship he had with an adult single woman, according to a statement from the Dominican Friars.

05/03/2015

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Cardinal George Overcame Setbacks To Lead Hometown Archdiocese

Francis Cardinal George was a son of the city’s Northwest Side, schooled at St. Pascal’s in Portage Park. He had an unusually early vision of his destiny. CBS 2 Chief Correspondent Jay Levine looks back on George’s career.

04/17/2015

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Poignant Tribute To Cardinal George On Archdiocese Website

Within hours Cardinal George’s death, the Archdiocese of Chicago created a poignant and elegant tribute on its website.

04/17/2015

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Two New Lawsuits To Be Filed Over Alleged McCormack Sexual Abuse

Two more lawsuits will be filed Thursday against the Archdiocese of Chicago, alleging sexual abuse by convicted child molester and defrocked priest Daniel McCormack.

04/08/2015

Archbishop Blase Cupich accepts the crozier of former Cardinal Francis Mundelein at Holy Name Cathedral. (Photo by Antonio Perez-Pool/Getty Images)

Archbishop Cupich Moving Quickly To Reorganize Archdiocese

Major reorganization and downsizing is underway at the Archdiocese of Chicago.

03/24/2015

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Archdiocese, 4 Northwest Side Schools Pursue New Regional Plan

The Archdiocese of Chicago announced four Northwest Side Catholic schools will participate in a new school regionalization plan that could lead to some closures.

02/22/2015

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Suit Seeks Release Of Details Of ‘Each Accused Child-Molesting Cleric’

A new lawsuit against the Archdiocese of Chicago accuses the church of perpetuating a “public nuisance” by keeping convicted child molester and defrocked priest Daniel McCormack in positions with access to children despite accusations of abuse.

02/04/2015

Archbishop Blase Cupich accepts the crozier of former Cardinal Francis Mundelein at Holy Name Cathedral. (Photo by Antonio Perez-Pool/Getty Images)

Archbishop Cupich Asks 6 NW Side Catholic Schools To Come Up With Merger Plan

Archbishop Blase Cupich has put Catholic school educators on notice: buckle down and create a merger plan or he’ll do it himself.

01/20/2015

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With Symbolic Knocking, Chicago’s Next Archbishop Arrives At Holy Name Cathedral

Blase Cupich walked up to the front door of Chicago’s Holy Name Cathedral for the Rite of Reception Monday and was welcomed inside by outgoing Cardinal Francis George.

11/17/2014

Archbishop-Designate Blase Cupich. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Chicago Area Croatian Community Ready To Celebrate Installation Of Archbishop Blase Cupich

Many in Chicago’s Croatian Community will be celebrating the day before, the day of, and for days afterwards as Blaise Cupich is installed as Archbishop of Chicago, reports WBBM’s John Cody.

11/17/2014

Cardinal George uses crutches to enter Holy Name for his last mass as Archbishop. (Credit: Nancy Harty)

Cardinal George Celebrates Final Mass As Chicago Archbishop

For more than 17 years Francis Cardinal George has guided the religious community. Today, marks the last services he’ll do so with that title.

11/16/2014

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Chicago’s Next Archbishop Arrives For Installation

Blase Cupich will be installed as the successor to Cardinal Francis George on Tuesday. He most recently served as bishop of Spokane, Washington.

11/13/2014

Archbishop-Designate Blase Cupich. (Photo by Scott Olson/Getty Images)

Archbishop Cupich Prepares For Installation Mass

Chicago’s next Archbishop, Blase Cupich, arrives in Chicago Thursday, with his installation now less than a week away.

11/12/2014

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