From Archbishop Schnurr

Archbishop Schnurr’s Statement on Sexual Abuse Crisis
   

Dear Friends in Christ,

Recently, a Pennsylvania Grand Jury released a report detailing the names of 301 priests who sexually abused over 1,000 minors over a 70-year period in that state. This report, coupled with the recent revelations regarding the former Cardinal Theodore McCarrick, shocks, saddens, and angers Catholics everywhere, including myself. The depth of depravity and evil described in these reports is stunning. No words can diminish the level of revulsion one feels at reading them.

From the depths of my heart, I am sorry for the terrible pain and suffering experienced by the victims of abuse throughout their lives. I am sorry for the deep shame that Catholic lay people rightfully feel . . .

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Cincinnati Catholic History

September 24, 2018 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
St. Mary Church, 3398 SR 125
Bethel, 45106

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