Man Charged With Robbing, Beating Elderly Priest In 2011Jerrell Harris, 21, is charged in the Dec. 6, 2011, attack at St. Margaret of Scotland Parish, when two suspects attacked Rev. Daniel Mallette while wearing “ninja masks” after they broke into the rectory as he lay sleeping.
Father Dan Mallette Moves Out Of South Side ParishA beloved Southwest Side priest is not at his church this morning.
New Tension At St. Margaret Of Scotland As School Principal Steps DownAmid the upheaval of their longtime pastor being forced to move out of the rectory as a new pastor takes over, parishioners of a Catholic church on the Southwest Side were facing a new challenge on Tuesday – the parish’s school principal just quit.
Longtime Priest Expected To Move From Rectory This WeekThe longtime pastor of a Catholic church in the Longwood Manor neighborhood is leaving the position he's held for 35 years, but he's not going quietly.
Archdiocese Seeking Agreement For Priest Who Doesn't Want To LeaveThe Chicago Archdiocese says it looking for a respectful agreement for an 80-year-old priest who is resisting attempts to get him to move from his South Side parish.
South Side Priest Clashes With Replacement, Cardinal Over Orders To Step AsideAn 80-year-old South Side Catholic pastor who was active in the Civil Rights Movement is now butting heads with his replacement, and with Francis Cardinal George.
Pfleger To Share Duties At St. Sabina, Take On New RolesEffective this summer, the Rev. Michael Pfleger will begin sharing his pastoral duties at St. Sabina parish in the Auburn-Gresham neighborhood, but will take on a new role in developing anti-violence initiatives for the Chicago Archdiocese.
Beaten Priest Gets Visit From Mayor EmanuelFive days after he suffered a vicious beating, Father Daniel Mallette welcomed a get-well visitor from City Hall on Sunday: Mayor Rahm Emanuel.
80-Year-Old Priest Severely Beaten In RectoryIt was a scene of sheer terror overnight, two men accosted an 80-year-old Roman Catholic priest as he lay sleeping in his South Side rectory and brutally beat him.