Rev. Michael Pfleger 'Devastated' After Removal From St. Sabina Over Sex Abuse Allegation From 40 Years Ago"I am devastated, hurt and yes angry, but I am first, a person of Faith, I Trust God," Pfleger wrote in a Facebook post. "Pray also for the person, my life is more than a 40 year old accusation, and on that and my Faith I will stand."
Chicago Cardinal Cupich Gets COVID Vaccine At St. Anthony HospitalCardinal Cupich and other members of the Catholic clergy got their vaccinations at Saint Anthony Hospital in Chicago's North Lawndale neighborhood.
Chicago Cardinal Cupich Welcomes Kids To School In Morgan ParkThe cardinal helped take the temperatures of arriving students. The daily check is part of the Chicago Archdiocese's COVID-19 guidelines for in-person learning.
Cardinal Cupich Says Catholic Schools Planning To Reopen In The FallMonday morning, Cardinal Blase Cupich said kids go back in the fall and he expects them to be back in their school buildings.
Chicago Archdiocese Releases Reopening Plan; Churches Could Reopen For Some Activities May 23The Chicago Archdiocese on Wednesday released a multi-phase plan to reopen Roman Catholic churches amid the coronavirus pandemic.
Chicago Catholic Church Bells To Ring 5 Times A Day As Call To Prayer During Coronavirus OutbreakCatholic church bells will be ringing throughout Chicago every three hours as a call for all to unite in prayer during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Cardinal Blase Cupich Cancels Holy Week Celebrations Over Coronavirus ConcernsA week after suspending mass at all Catholic churches in Cook and Lake counties, and closing all Catholic schools in the Chicago Archdiocese, Cardinal Blase Cupich is halting all public Holy Week celebrations due to coronavirus concerns.
Anti-Abortion Activists Take To Streets In March For Life; Pro-Choice Activists Stage CounterprotestThe topic of abortion was front and center on the streets of Chicago during the day Saturday.
Cardinal Cupich Delivers Mass For Inmates At Cook County JailThey may be behind bars, but the inmates at the Cook County Jail were not forgotten this Christmas.
Priest Reinstated After Abuse Allegation Deemed 'Unfounded'The archdiocese suspended McFarlane from pastoral duties in July after the two agencies revealed the allegations against him dating from 1997.
Chicago Priest, Father Patrick Lee, Celebrates Mass, Week After Being Cleared Of Sexual Abuse While At Midlothian Parish In 1970sA priest at Our Lady of Mount Carmel parish in Chicago celebrated Mass for the first time Sunday since being cleared of sexual abuse allegations and asked to step aside from his duties in January.
Chicago Priest, Father Patrick Lee, Reinstated After He Was Accused Of Sexual Abuse While At Midlothian ParishA priest at Our Lady of Mount Carmel parish in Chicago was reinstated Saturday after he was accused of sexual abuse and asked to step aside from his duties in January.
Cardinal Blase Cupich Condemns Louis Farrakhan's Remarks At St. SabinaCardinal Blase Cupich says he was blindsided by Minister Louis Farrakhan's invitation to speak at St. Sabina Church Thursday night.
Chicago Priest Cleared After Child Abuse InvestigationA Chicago priest who had been the subject of a child sex abuse investigation has now been cleared.
Cupich Speaks At Vatican Summit Addressing Sex Abuse Crisis In Catholic ChurchStopping predator priests and protecting the innocent is the goal of a global Vatican summit addressing the clergy sex abuse crisis in the Catholic Church.