Tag: Cardinal O’Malley

Report says McCarrick fund gave more than $600,000 to clerics, two popes

Report says McCarrick fund gave more than $600,000 to clerics, two popes

| Rhina Guidos | December 27, 2019 | 0 Comments

Two popes and multiple priests, cardinals and archbishops received part of $600,000 in financial gifts from former Washington Cardinal Theodore E. McCarrick, who controlled a discretionary fund, according to a report published Dec. 27 by The Washington Post.

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O’Malley: Vatican may ‘soon’ release details of McCarrick investigation

O’Malley: Vatican may ‘soon’ release details of McCarrick investigation

| Rhina Guidos | November 11, 2019 | 0 Comments

In a brief presentation Nov. 11 to the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, Boston’s Cardinal Sean P. O’Malley told the bishops gathered in Baltimore the Vatican may publish what it knows about the ascent to power of now-disgraced former U.S. Cardinal Theodore E. McCarrick by Christmas, or perhaps the New Year.

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U.S. bishops speak at synod for the Amazon

U.S. bishops speak at synod for the Amazon

| Carol Glatz | October 15, 2019 | 0 Comments

The Synod of Bishops for the Amazon is not a “referendum” on priestly celibacy; it is looking for ways to provide for the sacramental life and formation of the people there, U.S. Cardinal Sean P. O’Malley of Boston said.

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Prelates say feeling of strife, enmity signals ‘crisis of compassion’

Prelates say feeling of strife, enmity signals ‘crisis of compassion’

| Rhina Guidos | September 10, 2019 | 0 Comments

The archbishop of Boston and his counterpart in Santa Fe, New Mexico, have called for a spirit of welcome toward others, saying the current feeling of strife and enmity in the country signals a “crisis of compassion” that must be overcome.

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Prominent Irish abuse survivor backs Cardinal O’Malley

Prominent Irish abuse survivor backs Cardinal O’Malley

| Sarah Mac Donald | August 24, 2018 | 0 Comments

Marie Collins, a survivor of Irish clerical sex abuse, has given her backing to Boston Cardinal Sean O’Malley as president of the Vatican’s Pontifical Commission for the Protection of Minors.

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Boston cardinal apologizes for process that kept letter from reaching him

Boston cardinal apologizes for process that kept letter from reaching him

| August 23, 2018 | 0 Comments

Cardinal Sean O’Malley said Aug. 20 that he takes full responsibility for office procedures that resulted in him never being notified about a June 2015 letter sent to his attention regarding “sexual abuse/harassment/intimidation” allegations concerning Archbishop Theodore E. McCarrick.

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Abuse letter to Cardinal O’Malley was second priest sent officials

Abuse letter to Cardinal O’Malley was second priest sent officials

| Rhina Guidos | August 14, 2018 | 0 Comments

In a June 2015 letter to Boston’s Cardinal Sean O’Malley obtained by Catholic News Service, a New York priest tells the prelate about “sexual abuse/harassment/intimidation” allegations he had heard concerning then-Cardinal Theodore McCarrick and asks that if the matter doesn’t fall under his purview, to forward it to the “proper agency in the Vatican.”

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O’Malley: ‘Specific actions’ needed now to address claims against cardinal

O’Malley: ‘Specific actions’ needed now to address claims against cardinal

| July 25, 2018 | 0 Comments

Boston Cardinal Sean O’Malley called for “three specific actions” to immediately address allegations of sexual abuse of minors and “sexual improprieties” with seminarians made against Cardinal Theodore McCarrick, starting with “a fair and rapid adjudication of these accusations.”

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Quotes from this week’s newsmakers – January 31, 2013

Quotes from this week’s newsmakers – January 31, 2013

| January 31, 2013 | 0 Comments

“It’s not just the lucidity of our arguments, but about the effect our words have on others. Our task is to present the truth with civility, empathy and clarity. Being compassionate about the Gospel of life is about building a new civilization with love.” — Cardinal Sean O’Malley of Boston, chairman of the U.S. Conference […]

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