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Archdiocesan report; statements from Pope Francis, USCCB

 Report on Child Sexual Abuse by Clergy in the Archdiocese of San Antonio

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Pope Francis issues norms for reports of abuse of minors, seminarians, and religious

Statement from Archbishop Gustavo García-Siller, MSpS, regarding Pope Francis’ response for the universal Church concerning the crimes of sexual abuse

Remarks from Archbishop Gustavo García-Siller, MSpS, at Jan. 31 release of Report on Child Sexual Abuse by Clergy in the Archdiocese of San Antonio

Comentarios para el jueves 31 de enero

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Statement from Archbishop Gustavo García-Siller, MSpS, regarding Vatican abuse summit

Statement from Archbishop Gustavo García-Siller, MSpS, on the formation of the Lay Commission on Clergy Sexual Abuse of Minors in the Archdiocese of San Antonio

Declaración del Arzobispo Gustavo García-Siller, MSpS, sobre la formación de la Comisión de Laicos sobre Abuso Sexual de Menores por Parte de Clérigos en la Arquidiócesis de San Antonio

Texas Catholic dioceses announce plan to release names of clergy credibly accused of sexual abuse of minors

Diócesis católicas de Texas anuncian plan para divulgar nombres de clérigos con acusaciones verosímiles de abuso sexual a menores

Archdiocese of San Antonio statement concerning three Jesuit priests named in Jesuit province allegation list of Dec. 7

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Vatican abuse summit follow-up decides to hold more follow-ups

Head of US bishops after Vatican abuse summit says to intensify the Dallas Charter

Abuse summit follow-up to include new child protection law for Vatican

Pope Francis says church will focus on 8 points in all-out battle against abuse

Pope Francis leads bishops in abuse crisis examination of conscience

Cardinal Marx says transparency is decisive in the credibility of the Church

In private meeting, victims tell leaders of abuse summit: 'We want action'

Francis opens abuse summit with call for concrete measures

Vatican asks bishops to meet with victims ahead of February summit

President of U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops Makes Statement at Close of Public Sessions; Fall General Assembly, Baltimore Nov. 12-14

Apostolic Nuncio says bishops need to regain trust of their faithful

USCCB discusses standards of conduct, independent commission

Listen to victims and learn from your mistakes, women plead to USCCB

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Rev. David Connell Statement

Respuesta a las preguntas de los medios sobre el Reverendo David Connell, incluido en el informe del gran jurado de Pensilvania

US bishops express anguish over abuse reports, encourage change in Church

Pope calls entire Church to pray and fast after clerical sex abuse revelations

Pope Francis entrusts those who are suffering to the Virgin Mary

President of U.S. Bishops’ Conference in Joint Statement with Committee Chairman for the Protection of Children and Young People

Presidente de la Conferencia Episcopal de los Estados Unidos Anuncia Esfuerzo que Involucrará Laicos, Expertos y el Vaticano mientras los Obispos de los Estados Unidos Resuelven Abordar la "Catástrofe Moral"

President of U.S. Bishops’ Conference Response to Pope Francis’s Letter to the People of God

Pope Francis meets with abuse survivors in Ireland

Pope Francis decries failure of bishops in abuse scandal

Pope: 'I will not say a single word' on Vigano's allegations of cover-up

President of U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops renews commitment for greater effectiveness and transparency in disciplining bishops

Statement from the National Review Board calls for lay leadership amid sexual abuse crisis

Declaración del National Review Board en la que pide la participación del Liderazgo Laico ante la Crisis por Abuso Sexual

How to talk to children about the Church sex abuse scandal.

Pope’s cardinal advisors say Vatican will soon respond to allegations

Cardinal O’Malley: Listening to abuse survivors is crucial

Nebraska bishops: Inquiry about sex abuse will provide truth, accountability

Why remain Catholic? (with so much scandal)

How to respond

¿Cómo responder?

Cardinal DiNardo and USCCB officials to meet with Pope Francis

For Pope Francis, the Great Accuser tries to uncover bishops' sin to cause scandal

Wuerl to meet with Pope Francis to discuss resignation

Pope Francis convokes world-wide meeting of bishops on abuse crisis

Boston archdiocese says O’Malley will "personally review" all abuse letters

Ganswein says sex abuse crisis is Church’s '9/11,' but seeking God is the only way forward

President of U.S. bishops’ conference issues statement following meeting with Pope Francis

USCCB’s Administrative Committee Statement on Sex Abuse Scandals; Committee Releases Actions to be Taken Within Its Authority

Pope: The Church hears the outrage of young people at scandal

Pope Francis: On sexual abuse, Church and society have a ‘new conscience’

On Becoming Fire - Address by Cardinal Collins to National Conference of Diocesan Vocation Directors

President of U.S. Bishops' Conference Welcomes Steps Holy See is Taking to Ensure Faithful are Protected from the Evil of Sexual Abuse




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