church sex abuse

Cardinal Timothy Dolan
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Steve Burns
October 01, 2019 - 8:07 am
Advocates for survivors of abuse related to the Catholic Church are hopeful but skeptical of an independent review that found the New York Archdiocese is actively working towards preventing abuse.
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Pope Francis
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February 21, 2019 - 2:11 pm
Pope Francis officially opened a landmark sex abuse prevention summit at the Vatican on Thursday be offering senior Catholic leaders 21 proposals to punish predators and keep children safe.
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Theodore McCarrick AP
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February 17, 2019 - 2:49 pm
Cardinal Theodore McCarrick, formerly archbishop of Newark and Washington D.C., has been defrocked by the Vatican following decades of abuse claims.
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Cardinal Daniel DiNardo
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November 12, 2018 - 5:54 pm
At the Vatican's insistence, U.S. Catholic bishops abruptly postponed plans Monday to vote on proposed new steps to address the clergy sex abuse crisis roiling the church.
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Church Interior
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November 01, 2018 - 2:06 pm
An auxiliary Catholic bishop in New York has been credibly accused of sexual abusing a teenage boy, according to the Archdiocese of New York.
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Church Interior
Dreamstime
October 17, 2018 - 7:37 am
The music director of a catholic church on Long Island allegedly abused a teenage girl multiple times as the church ignored guidelines designed to protect children.
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Church Interior
Dreamstime
September 30, 2018 - 5:32 pm
A Roman Catholic priest on Long Island is stepping away from his official duties amid a sexual abuse investigation.
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St. Lucy-St. Patrick’s Roman Catholic Church
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September 19, 2018 - 6:34 am
Four men, who were repeatedly sexually abused as children by a teacher at a Catholic church in Brooklyn received a $27.5 million settlement from the Diocese of Brooklyn.
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3/29/2018 - Pope Francis speaks during the Holy Chrism Mass on Maundy Thursday at St Peter's basilica in Vatican.
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September 12, 2018 - 9:35 am
Pope Francis is calling the presidents of every bishop conference around the world to a February summit to discuss clergy sex abuse and protecting children.
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August 16, 2018 - 6:57 am
Dozens of people in the Tri State area are among the victims of hundreds of abusive priests identified in an explosive report from Pennsylvania.
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