Case Filed For 3 Men Accusing Pittsburgh-Area Catholic Priests Of Sexual AbuseCases have been filed for three men who accuse Pittsburgh-area Catholic priests for sexually abusing them.
Pennsylvania's Sexual Abuse Laws Leave Survivors ConflictedWhen Pa. overhauled its child sexual abuse laws, absent from the bill-signing were some who had worked hardest to see the changes pass.
'It Hurt': Parishioners Upset About Local Church's Letter Telling Them Their Memberships Are CanceledA letter mailed out to parishioners in a Catholic church is raising some eyebrows.
Lawsuit Accuses 2 More Catholic Priests Of Child Sex AbuseMichael Smith says he was 11 or 12 and a ward of the state when he was staying at Holy Family Institute.
Attorney General Josh Shapiro Reflects On Church Sex Abuse ScandalOne year ago, with victims of child abuse by priests standing behind him, Attorney General Josh Shapiro revealed a grand jury report that stunned the nation.
Children That Were Sexually Abused By Priests May Finally Have Their Chance In CourtVictims of child sex abuse by Catholic priests may finally have their day in court.
Multiple Catholic Bishops In The U.S. Gather To Combat Sex-AbuseU.S. Catholic bishops have convened a high-stakes national meeting under pressure to defuse the ever-widening clergy sex-abuse crisis that has weakened the church.
Pope Francis Makes Change To The Lord's PrayerPope Francis is making a change to the Lord's Prayer.
Following A Controversial Tweet, Organizers Of PrideFest Asking Pittsburgh Diocese To Denounce Former PastorBishop Thomas Tobin, a Pittsburgh native, is facing backlash on Twitter after he tells Catholics that they should not support or attend LGBTQ Pride Month events.
Erie Catholic Diocese To Pay Sexual Abuse Victim, Forced To Say Confession, $2 MillionA Roman Catholic diocese in Pennsylvania has agreed to pay $2 million to a man who was sexually abused as a child by a priest who made him say confession after the assaults.
New Lay Organization Calling For Seat Among Catholic Church HierarchyA group of parishioners is demanding reforms in the Catholic Church.
Former Priest In Erie Diocese Sentenced To 2.5-14 Years For Sexual AbuseA Roman Catholic priest who pleaded guilty to sexually abusing two boys and making one of them say confession after the assaults has been sentenced to 2.5-14 years in prison.
Pa. Diocese Says Clergy Abuse Scandal Has Cost It $21M Since '99The Roman Catholic Diocese of Altoona-Johnstown says the clergy abuse scandal has cost it $21.5 million since 1999.
Sex Abuse Crisis Tops Agenda As U.S. Catholic Bishops ConveneAs U.S. Catholic bishops gather for their national assembly, the clergy sex abuse crisis dominates their agenda amid calls from critics that church leaders finally bring about meaningful reforms to root out misbehaving priests.
Prosecutor: Ohio Altar Girl In Relationship With Priest PregnantAuthorities are investigating the circumstances surrounding a Roman Catholic priest taking a now-pregnant altar girl to a wedding reception last year and whether the diocese responded appropriately when officials learned about the outing.