Diocese Of Pittsburgh Places Priest On Leave Following Sexual Abuse AllegationThe Diocese of Pittsburgh has placed a priest on leave following an allegation of sexual abuse.
Catholics Call For Change One Year After Grand Jury ReportThe devastating grand jury report on clergy sexual abuse in Pennsylvania shocked the conscience of Catholics throughout the region one year ago.
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.
Pa.'s Clergy Abuse Hotline Got 1,900 Calls Within A YearPennsylvania's top state prosecutor says investigations remain underway after 1,862 calls were made to his office's clergy abuse hotline in the 12 months since a landmark grand jury report exposed decades of child abuse within the state's Roman Catholic dioceses.
Bishop David Zubik Recovering From Back SurgeryThe head of the Pittsburgh Catholic Diocese is recovering from surgery to fuse collapsing disks in his spine.
Pittsburgh Catholic Diocese Trying To Sort Out Financial Problems In Wake Of Abuse ScandalThe Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh is not declaring bankruptcy, but it must take several steps to avoid it.
Retired Teacher Files Lawsuit, Claims Priest Delivering Christmas Cards Raped Her While Watching Steelers' GameA retired teacher from Ross Township has filed a civil lawsuit against the Pittsburgh Catholic Diocese and former priest, Cyprian Duru, claiming she was raped.
Butler Co. Priest On Administrative Leave, Accused Of 'Inappropriate Contact' With WomenA priest with the Roman Catholic Diocese of Pittsburgh has been placed on administrative leave while officials investigate claims that he had "inappropriate contact" with adult women.
Fr. James Holland Speaks Out About Priest Removed From His ParishFr. James Holland, who worked alongside Father Thomas Wilson at parishes in Allegheny County, shared his thoughts.
Pope Francis Names Cardinal Wuerl's Replacement In Archdiocese Of WashingtonPope Francis on Thursday named Atlanta Archbishop Wilton Gregory as the new archbishop of Washington D.C.
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.
Man Claims St. Bernard Teacher Sexually Assaulted Him As StudentA man claims a teacher sexually assaulted him when he was a student at St. Bernard Elementary School.
Bishop Zubik Releases 'The Church Healing,' Response Letter To Church Sex Abuse ScandalBishop David Zubik has released his "Pastoral Letter of Response" following several listening sessions about the church sexual abuse scandal.
Pittsburgh Catholic Diocese To Host Addiction Recovery MinistryThe Pittsburgh Catholic Diocese will launch an addiction recovery ministry next week.
Pa. Lawmakers Return To Harrisburg, But Not To Debate Clergy Sexual Abuse BillLawmakers are returning to the Pennsylvania Capitol, but they haven't revisited a response to child sexual abuse scandals since the debate's collapse on last year's final voting day.