Catholic Archdiocese of Philadelphia

(A sign hangs of the doors of Saint Laurentius Church, in Northeast Philadelphia, that reads: "Save Our Church."  File photo by KYW's Molly Daly)

19th Century Church In Northeast Philadelphia To Be Demolished

The Catholic archdiocese of Philadelphia has announced plans to demolish a northeast Philadelphia church that dates back to the late 19th century despite efforts of residents and former parishioners to save the structure.



Third Grand Jury Report Examined In Philadelphia Archdiocese Sex Abuse Case

In the wake of the sex abuse scandal in the Catholic Archdiocese of Philadelphia, new attention is now being paid to a little known report produced by a third grand jury. Previously, most focus in the case has been on reports produced by two other grand juries.