Catholic Bishops To Discuss Clergy Sex Abuse Scandal At Retreat In MundeleinU.S.-based Roman Catholic bishops will gather Wednesday for a weeklong retreat near Chicago on the church sexual abuse scandal that organizers say will focus on prayer and spiritual reflection and not formulating policy.
Pope Francis Meets With Catholic Leaders In Rome Amid Ongoing Sex Abuse ScandalSome of the highest ranking Catholic leaders from the U.S. met with Pope Francis to discuss the priest sex abuse crisis that has rocked the church.
Priest Sex Abuse Survivors Share Stories As Chicago Priests Meet With Cardinal CupichChicago priests were invited to talk about the sex abuse scandal ripping the church apart in a closed-door meeting Wednesday night. Survivors seized the moment to speak out about the abuse.
Archbishop Cupich Welcomes Move By Pope Francis To Hold Bishops Accountable In Abuse ScandalPope Francis ordered a Vatican tribunal to deal with bishops who failed to protect children in a move to fill what some have called a gap in the church’s fight against sex abuse by priests.
Cardinal George Leads Special Mass For Sex Abuse VictimsIt seemed a sign of the progress the Catholic Church has made in the wake of the clergy sex scandal.
Survivors Network Of Those Abused By Priests Protests Pick For Cardinal George's SuccessorNot everyone is giving Chicago's next Roman Catholic archbishop high marks.