Tag: Archbishop McCarrick

Cardinal Wuerl acknowledges he knew of one accusation against predecessor

Cardinal Wuerl acknowledges he knew of one accusation against predecessor

| Rhina Guidos | January 16, 2019 | 0 Comments

In a second letter issued in mid-January about what he knew and didn’t regarding abuse allegations involving his predecessor, Cardinal Donald W. Wuerl, Washington’s retired archbishop, apologized Jan. 15 for what he called a “lapse of memory,” clarifying that he knew of at least one abuse allegation against former U.S. Cardinal Theodore E. McCarrick, but he had “forgotten” about it.

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Cardinal Ouellet responds to Archbishop Vigano on McCarrick case

Cardinal Ouellet responds to Archbishop Vigano on McCarrick case

| Cindy Wooden | October 7, 2018 | 0 Comments

Former Cardinal Theodore McCarrick of Washington had been told by Vatican officials to withdraw from public life because of rumors about his sexual misconduct, said Cardinal Marc Ouellet, prefect of the Congregation for Bishops.

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Young adult Catholics consider their role as Church addresses abuse cover up

Young adult Catholics consider their role as Church addresses abuse cover up

| August 30, 2018 | 0 Comments

Every table in the Basilica of St. Mary’s basement hall was filled Aug. 28 as about 100 young adults gathered in Minneapolis to discuss the scandal of clergy sexual abuse and its cover-up.

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GHR Foundation cuts ties with Archbishop McCarrick

GHR Foundation cuts ties with Archbishop McCarrick

| August 17, 2018 | 0 Comments

St. Paul-based GHR Foundation has cut ties with Archbishop Theodore McCarrick in the wake of his removal from ministry due to credible accusations of sexual abuse and misconduct earlier this summer.

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