(CBS) — Chicago’s new archbishop is making his first pastoral visit Sunday since taking office, and he walked into a West Side parish still reeling from the priest sex abuse scandal in the archdiocese.
CBS 2’s Chelsea Irving reports the brand new archbishop is diving right in to the priest sex abuse scandal visiting this church first. St. Agatha’s is one of many area churches that’s dealt with a priest accused of sexual abuse
St. Agatha’s is the church where former priest Daniel McCormack was accused of and later admitted to sexually abusing several boys. It is also one of the largest African-American Catholic churches in Chicago.