Washington State Bishops Reportedly Under AG Investigation for Abuse

The state Attorney General’s Office may have subpoenaed three Catholic bishops in Washington state seeking “abuse-related documents and evidence,” the Catholic Accountability Project said at a news conference Tuesday. The subpoenas were delivered in late August, according to the group who said they learned of the AGO’s involvement through a “highly credible source.” “If this … Read more

Seattle Archbishop Etienne Bans Kneeling for Holy Communion

Seattle’s Abp. Paul Etienne is attempting to stop Catholics from kneeling to receive Holy Communion. In a pastoral letter promoting the Eucharist titled “The Work of Redemption,” the archbishop writes, “As we move in procession to the altar, we bow before receiving the Body or Blood of Christ, and remain standing to receive Holy Communion, whether the host or … Read more