In response to a 2018 report from a Pennsylvania grand jury detailing years of abuse by Catholic priests, the Archdiocese of Baltimore is establishing a third-party system for reporting allegations of sexual assault and misconduct by members of the church, Archbishop William E. Lori announced Tuesday morning.
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Cardinal William Keeler, the longtime former leader of the Archdiocese of Baltimore who passed away in March of last year, is implicated in a 900-page investigative report released today by a Pennsylvania grand jury.
The report contains decades’ worth of sexual abuse and cover-ups within a half-dozen Pennsvlvania dioceses, and accuses Keeler of “criminal inaction” during his time as bishop for the Harrisburg Diocese that led to prolonged sexual abuse of children by priests.
Father A. Joseph Maskell’s file with the Catholic Church will remain sealed, to the dismay of tens of thousands of petition signatories.
Cathedral will begin streaming the school’s morning and afternoon announcements this month. Families will be able to see the same announcements that the students will see every day.
An initiative launching this year at Cathedral is the development of a makerspace. The idea of the maker movement evolved from software and hardware hackers, as well as hobbyist who like to build things.
Three sets of parishes in the Archdiocese of Baltimore will be merged effective July 1 under a plan announced by Archbishop William Lori.
A third area schools superintendent is on her way out the door, this time in the private realm.
Worshippers from around the region gathered in Baltimore today to pay tribute to Cardinal William H. Keeler, who died last week at the age of 86.