Pope Francis Calls Summit On Church Sex Abuse CrisisA landmark summit on preventing sex abuse by clergy in the Catholic Church is underway with 190 religious leaders at the Vatican.
Diocese Of Brooklyn Reveals 108 Names Linked To Church Sex Abuse AllegationsThe list of 108 priests spans the diocese's 166-year history, and includes information about any action taken against the accused.
New Jersey Dioceses Release Names Of Clergy Members Accused Of Child Sex AbuseThe lists released Wednesday identified priests and deacons who served in the dioceses of Camden, Trenton, Metuchen and Paterson and the archdiocese of Newark.
NJ Priest Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Underage GirlThe incidents allegedly took place from 1990 through 1994, when Father Thomas Ganley was a priest at Saint Cecelia Church in Woodbridge.
Man Claims He Was Sexually Abused By Bishop John Jenik Throughout His Teenage YearsFor nearly 40 years, Michael Meenan says he kept a painful secret.
Feds Subpoena New York, Pennsylvania Dioceses In Church Sex Abuse InvestigationThe U.S. Department of Justice has launched the first federal investigation into child sex abuse within the Catholic church, subpoenaing diocese across New York and Pennsylvania.
Pope Francis Accepts Cardinal Wuerl’s Resignation As Washington ArchbishopPope Francis has accepted the resignation of Washington, D.C. Cardinal Donald Wuerl after he became entangled in two major sex abuse and cover-up scandals.
Pope OKs Study Of Vatican Archives Into McCarrick ScandalPope Francis has authorized a "thorough study" into the accused former archbishop of Newark.
Long Island Priest Steps Away From Ministry Amid Sexual Abuse InvestigationRev. Monsignor William Breslawski most recently served as the pastor at Church of Saint Anthony of Padua in Rocky Point.
Timothy Cardinal Dolan Introduces Independent Reviewer To Investigate Sex Abuse ResponseCardinal Dolan says federal Judge Barbara Jones will have complete access to records, personnel, and himself personally.
Brooklyn Diocese Reaches Historic Settlement With 4 Victims Abused By Volunteer TeacherLawyers for the four victims, who were boys at the time, say they were raped by Angelo Serrano between 2003 and 2009 while he was a volunteer CCD teacher.
Pope Francis Meets With U.S. Cardinals To Discuss Widening Sex Abuse ScandalOn Wednesday, the Pope called for top bishops from around the world to attend a summit at the Vatican in February.