Media reports show Donald Wuerl lied about his knowledge of Theodore McCarrick’s sexual abuse. You bishop now has an important choice to make. He must now call for removal of Donald Wuerl from public ministry or be complicit in his silence. There is no middle ground. If a bishop cannot publicly denounce the behavior of another […]
As a lay person, you have both the right and the responsibility to contact your bishop if you believe he is failing to fulfill his responsibilities as a vicar of Christ. Use the directory below to write or call your bishop. If you notice any errors in this list, please contact us to let us know.
“I wish to repeat my appeal to my brother bishops and priests… You too are faced with a choice. You can choose to withdraw from the battle, to prop-up the conspiracy of silence and avert your eyes from the spreading of corruption. You can make excuses, compromises and justification that put off the day of […]
The Case Against Blase Cupich 1995: Cupich was accused of concealing homosexual behavior among seminarians while Rector of the Pontifical College Josephinum and threatened legal action against a seminarian if he publicly exposed the scandal; 2002: Cupich locked Latin Mass parishioners out of their parish during the Easter Triduum liturgies in an effort to force them […]
Review the map – states that have announced investigations into potential Catholic clergy sexual abuse are highlighted in red. If your state has not already done so, you can request your state attorney general to launch an investigation using the form from SNAP included on this page.