Cardinal Justin Rigali Meets With Benedict XVI On His Final Day As Pope"He was first of all a great teacher. He was a great preacher of the word of God. He was a great pastor of the people," Rigali said.
Decision On Some Suspended Priests Expected To Be Announced At Friday News ConferenceHundreds of Roman Catholic priests have left a meeting with the Philadelphia archbishop, but it's not clear if they learned the fate of 23 suspended colleagues.
Exclusive: Archbishop Chaput Faces 'Historic' Crisis At Philadelphia Catholic ChurchPhiladelphia's Catholic Church stands at a crossroads. Next Thursday, Archbishop Charles Chaput will be installed as the next leader of the region's 1.4 million Roman Catholics, replacing Cardinal Justin Rigali.
Criminal Prosecutor Hired By Church Speaks Out About Sex Abuse CaseCardinal Justin Rigali hired Gina Smith after a Philadelphia Grand Jury found the Church might be turning a blind eye to such cases, despite convincing evidence.