Archdiocese of Baltimore Announces Closure of Historic Church After Second Allegation of Sexual Abuse Emerges

Baltimore’s historic St. Benedict Church will close permanently following the revelation of a second allegation implicating its popular former pastor, Rev. Paschal Morlino. Church leadership on Saturday confirmed the plan to close the parish near Carroll Park during a late-afternoon Mass, stunning the roughly 30 congregants in attendance. The church is scheduled to end administering … Read more

WATCH: Baltimore Priest Removed From Ministry After Abuse Claim Settlement Surfaces

  A Baltimore priest was removed from his parish after the Archdiocese of Baltimore found out about a secret settlement between the priest and an adult male plaintiff, and is now moving to the Westmoreland County area, according to the Archdiocese of Baltimore. The Archdiocese of Baltimore said in a statement that Father Paschal Morlino … Read more