Pennsylvania Dioceses Offer $84M To 564 Clergy Abuse VictimsPennsylvania’s Roman Catholic dioceses have paid nearly $84 million to 564 victims of sexual abuse, a tally that’s sure to grow substantially in the new year as compensation fund administrators work through a backlog of claims, according to an Associated Press review.
Catholic Diocese Of Pittsburgh To Create Eight New, Merged Parishes On January 6The Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh has announced eight new, merged parishes to be created on January 6, 2020.
Catholic Diocese Of Pittsburgh To Close South Side Church In Need Of Multiple RepairsA South Side church facing an uphill battle due to repairs is set to close.
KDKA Investigates: A Judge's Ruling May Push The Diocese Of Pittsburgh Into BankruptcyA judge has denied a request by the Roman Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh to use an $8 million-plus fund for needy children to help compensate victims of sexual abuse by priests.
KDKA Investigates: Catholic Diocese Of Pittsburgh's Fiscal Crisis Puts Squeeze On Catholic SchoolsMany catholic schools are in financial trouble.
367 People Submit Claims For Pittsburgh Diocese's Compensation FundMore than 300 people submitted claims to the Diocese of Pittsburgh's Independent Reconciliation and Compensation Program.
2 More Catholic Priests Accused Of Child Sex AbuseTwo more Catholic priests are being accused of child sex abuse.
St. Raphael School In Morningside To Shut Down This Coming School YearDue to a lack of enrollment, the Pittsburgh East Regional Catholic Elementary Schools board voted to close St. Raphael School in Morningside.
A Message Of Hope: Bishop Zubik Announces Parish MergersOne day after announcing that several parishes in the diocese will merge, Bishop Zubik is spreading a message of hope.
Catholic Diocese Announces New Parish Mergers And 5 New ShrinesThe Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh announced new parish groupings and five new shrines.
More Diocese Of Pittsburgh Schools Closing, Merging For 2019-20 Academic YearMore schools in the Diocese of Pittsburgh will be closing or merging for the 2019-20 academic year.
Saint Raphael’s Exceeds $125K Fundraising Goal To Stay Open“Ask and it shall be given you” is a bible quote no doubt the children at Saint Raphael School have heard in their religious studies. Those words certainly rang true when the school's future was in jeopardy.
New Lay Organization Calling For Seat Among Catholic Church HierarchyA group of parishioners is demanding reforms in the Catholic Church.
Deceased Priest Accused Of Sexually Abusing Minor In 1960sThe Diocese of Pittsburgh says they have received an allegation of sexual abuse against a priest who died more than 10 years ago.
Lawrence Co. Priest Accused Of Sexual Abuse, Placed On LeaveA priest who recently served as a pastor in Lawrence County has been placed on administrative leave after being accused of sexually abusing a minor.