Pennsylvania Priest Who Abused Boys, Made 1 Confess, Sentenced To PrisonA Roman Catholic priest who pleaded guilty to sexually abusing two boys and making one of them say confession after the assaults is set to be sentenced in Pennsylvania court.
Pope Francis Orders Investigation Into Former Philly Priest Accused Of Sex MisconductBishop Michael J. Bransfield resigned today amid accusations that he sexually harassed several adults.
Philadelphia Pastor Addresses 'Predator Priests' Grand Jury Report At MassParishioners left admitting church leaders and members alike have work to do to prevent sexual abuse.
'Profound Remorse': Church Holds Mass Of Forgiveness In Wake Of Grand Jury ReportThe report revealed at least 1,000 children were sexually abused by 300 priests in six Pennsylvania dioceses.
Bail Denied For Chester County Priest Accused of Sex CrimesThe defense says it is eager to confront the charges against Father Mark Haynes, who will plead not guilty to charges that include enticing a child to engage in sexual conduct and possession of child pornography.
New Accusations Surface Against Chester County Priest Charged With Explicit Exchanges With MinorsBut the prosecutor in the case acknowledges that these new accusations are now outside the statute of limitations.
Police: Chester County Priest Shared Child Porn On InstagramA priest in Chester County is accused of possessing and distributing child pornography through a popular photo-sharing network.
Archdiocese Of Philadelphia Removes Two Priests Over Sex Abuse AllegationsIn a written statement, Archbishop Charles Chaput says that separate investigations found that 75-year-old Reverend James Collins and 67-year-old Reverend John Paul "unfit for ministry."
Pennsylvania Appeals Court Hears Monsignor Lynn’s Endangerment CaseA Pennsylvania appeals court appears intrigued by arguments that a Roman Catholic church official was wrongly convicted for his handling of priest sex-abuse complaints.
Disputing 'Penetration,' Judge Dismisses Felony Sex Charges Against Philadelphia PriestFather Andrew McCormick is accused of sexually assaulting a ten-year-old altar boy in Bridesburg.
Fr. McCormick To Face Preliminary Hearing In August
Philadelphia Monsignor Convicted Of Endangering ChildA Philadelphia jury today convicted Msgr. William Lynn on one count of child endangerment. No verdicts were returned regarding a co-defendant in the case, Father James Brennan.