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Cardinal Donald Wuerl has become the face of a ballooning crisis in the Catholic Church. Washington Post photo by Michael S. Williamson
Victims of abuse by Pennsylvania priests file class-action lawsuit
1 hour 48 min ago
September 12, 2018
Pope Francis, speaks during the welcoming ceremony at The National Palace in Mexico City, Mexico on Saturday, Feb. 13, 2016. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Susana Gonzalez
Pope Francis summons bishops for summit to discuss clergy sex abuse
September 12, 2018 - 8:31pm
September 9, 2018
Cardinal Donald Wuerl has become the face of a ballooning crisis in the Catholic Church. Washington Post photo by Michael S. Williamson
Washington deacon calls on cardinal to resign - says he'll refuse to participate in Mass with him
September 9, 2018 - 9:47am
Bishop John Folda
Fargo bishop calls allegations against former colleague 'disturbing'
September 9, 2018 - 7:47am
September 5, 2018
Catholic priests accused of having sex in a car spark international uproar
September 5, 2018 - 10:38pm
August 31, 2018
Catholic Church marks 200 years in ND
August 31, 2018 - 6:59am
August 28, 2018
Pope Francis, seen here in January in Santiago, Chile, has been accused by a former Vatican ambassador of covering up sexual abuse. That ambassador -- Archbishop Carlo Maria Viganò demanded that Francis step down. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Tamara Merino
With call for pope to resign, divisions within the Catholic Church explode into view
August 28, 2018 - 8:11am
August 25, 2018
Josh Hawley, Missouri’s attorney general and a Republican senatorial candidate, speaks at the Veterans of Foreign Wars convention in Kansas City, July 24, 2018. (Doug Mills/The New York Times)
Missouri becomes first state to announce investigation into alleged church abuses after Pennsylvania report
August 25, 2018 - 12:13pm
August 20, 2018
Pope Francis waves to attendees from a motorcade before mass at O'Higgins Park in Santiago, Chile, on Jan. 16, 2018. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Tamara Merino.
Pope Francis: No effort to be spared to tackle Catholic Church's abuses
August 20, 2018 - 7:55pm
A photo of Pope Francis in the Holy Angels Parish in Hays, Pa. (Sam Hodgson/Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Read the pope's letter to the faithful on abuse in the Catholic Church
August 20, 2018 - 12:56pm
August 14, 2018
Cardinal Donald Wuerl at a 2015 news conference at the Cathedral of St. Matthew the Apostle in Washington, announcing Pope Francis would visit Washington that fall. MUST CREDIT: Photo by Brittany Greeson for The Washington Post.
More than 300 accused priests listed in Pennsylvania report on Catholic Church sex abuse
August 14, 2018 - 7:43pm
August 2, 2018
Pope Francis smiles at supporters outside the Vatican Apostolic Nunciature in Santiago, Chile, on Jan. 15, 2018. MUST CREDIT: Bloomberg photo by Tamara Merino
Pope Francis changes Catholic Church teaching to say death penalty is 'inadmissible'
August 2, 2018 - 8:59am
July 30, 2018
Pope Francis celebrates Mass at the Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul in Philadelphia, Sept. 26, 2015. (Tony Gentile/Pool via The New York Times / Copyright 2018 The New York Times)
Pope Francis accepts resignation of Australian archbishop convicted of sex abuse coverup
July 30, 2018 - 7:50am
February 14, 2018
Fernando Sayasaya appears in a preliminary hearing Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2018, in District Court in Fargo for two counts of gross sexual imposition in 1997. Michael Vosburg / Forum News Service
Ex-priest who fled to Philippines pleads not guilty to sexually abusing kids in Fargo area
February 14, 2018 - 7:58pm
February 9, 2018
Father Robert Wapenski, pastor of St. Francis Xavier Church in Anamoose, N.D. Catholic Diocese of Fargo / Special to Forum News Service
Fargo Diocese offers more details of lead-up to Anamoose priest attack
February 9, 2018 - 7:32pm