McCarrick maintains his innocence
Defrocked cardinal Theodore McCarrick: “I do not believe that I did the things that they accused me of”

In an interview last month with Slate staff writer Ruth Graham, Theodore McCarrick said he doesn't believe he committed the acts of which he has been accused. McCarrick, 89, has been in public disgrace since June 2018, when credible

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2019-09-05T11:30:43-08:00September 6th, 2019|Categories: Bishops and church leaders|Tags: |38 Comments

Vatican will eventually issue declaration on McCarrick investigation

Sometimes the fates who govern the news business have a wicked sense of timing. After a long stretch of relative quiet regarding Theodore McCarrick, the ex-cardinal who was defrocked over sexual misconduct and abuse charges, Tuesday brought not one but

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2019-05-30T17:02:34-08:00May 30th, 2019|Categories: Vatican News|Tags: |6 Comments

Cardinal McCarrick resigns from College of Cardinals

Saturday Pope Francis accepted the resignation of Cardinal Theodore McCarrick from the College of Cardinals, and suspended him from the exercise of any public ministry. Pope Francis accepted Cardinal McCarrick’s resignation from the cardinalate July 28 and applied a suspension

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