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July 12, 2017
Monsignor John McSweeney, 75, is retiring this month after 42 years as a priest in the Catholic Diocese of Charlotte. Since 1999, he's been pastor of St. Matthew Catholic Church. which has grown to become the largest Catholic parish in the United States. (Jenna Eason/Charlotte Observer/TNS)
Let married men become priests, says pastor of America's largest Catholic church
July 12, 2017 - 1:20pm
May 30, 2017
Father Thomas Feltman
More than one potential victim of priest's alleged 'inappropriate activities' with youths, investigator says
May 30, 2017 - 9:53pm
May 9, 2017
Ron Vasek recounts the details of his alleged sexual abuse at the hands of The Rev. Roger Grundhaus during a trip to Ohio in 1971, when Vasek was 16 years old. Vasek is accompanied by (from left) attorney Jeff Anderson, wife Patty Vasek and Fr. Bob Schreiner at a press conference in St. Paul on Tuesday, May 9, 2017. Robb Jeffries / Forum News Service
Lawsuit accuses Crookston bishop of blackmail, coercion
May 9, 2017 - 6:24pm
March 23, 2017
U.S. cardinal Sean Patrick O'Malley talks with Brazilian cardinal Joao Braz de Aviz (left) before the start of the "Safeguarding in Homes and Schools" seminar at the Pontifical Gregorian University in Rome, Italy March 23, 2017. REUTERS/Max Rossi
Catholic leaders told to come down from pulpit to deal with sexual abuse
March 23, 2017 - 12:15pm
August 20, 2015
LETTER TO THE EDITOR: Time for Catholic Church to do the right thing
August 20, 2015 - 12:00am
December 17, 2013
St. Paul-Minneapolis archbishop temporarily steps aside after boy's allegations
December 17, 2013 - 11:31am