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Cardinal Wuerl wrote papal nuncio of abuse claims against predecessor in 2004

Cardinal Wuerl wrote papal nuncio of abuse claims against predecessor in 2004

| January 11, 2019 | 0 Comments

Church officials confirmed that Cardinal Donald W. Wuerl, retired archbishop of Washington, had forwarded an allegation of sexual misconduct against his predecessor, former Cardinal Theodore E. McCarrick, to the papal nuncio in Washington in 2004.

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Installation prep: Mailing thousands of invites, cleaning with toothbrushes

Installation prep: Mailing thousands of invites, cleaning with toothbrushes

| May 4, 2016 | 0 Comments

At the Cathedral of St. Paul, marble floors are being polished, nearly 40 chasubles are being dry-cleaned and pressed, and a team of volunteers have been — for weeks — dusting the intricate sacristy woodwork with toothbrushes.

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Pope names papal nuncio to Mexico to be new nuncio to the United States

Pope names papal nuncio to Mexico to be new nuncio to the United States

| April 12, 2016 | 0 Comments

Pope Francis has appointed Archbishop Christophe Pierre, papal nuncio to Mexico since 2007, to be the new apostolic nuncio to the United States.

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