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More than 300 Pennsylvania priests abused over 1,000 minors since 1940s, landmark report finds

August 15, 2018

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CWN Editor's Note: “Most of the victims were boys; but there were girls too,” according to the graphic grand jury report. “Some were teens; many were prepubescent ... We know that the bulk of the discussion in this report concerns events that occurred before the early 2000’s.” Click here for the full text of the report.

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  • Posted by: [email protected] - Aug. 23, 2018 9:59 PM ET USA

    Wuerl is another wolf in sheep's clothing and should resign. He can no longer claim "I" had blinders on and saw nothing. The stench on him fills the air. He is also part of the corruption of accepting money for amnesty issues while the corrupt senators support them and murder the unborn. They can't have it both ways. Enforce Canon 915 or resign.

  • Posted by: nix898049 - Aug. 16, 2018 10:51 AM ET USA

    Just read Cardinal DiNardo's USCCB statement. It was immediately followed in my mind by the voice of Dana Carvey as the Church Lady, "Isn't that special."