- Jan 20, 2020
A federal judge threw out criminal charges against a former Roman Catholic schools’ administrator accused of embezzling nearly $45,000 from the Archdiocese of Washington, ruling that prosecutors improperly charged him in Maryland.
A man charged with attacking two guards at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception was trying to kill the mother of his daughter, according to court records filed in Washington, D.C.
A man attacked two guards at the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception on Tuesday morning, authorities said.
A D.C. priest convicted of sexually abusing two child parishioners is asking for mercy at his sentencing and maintaining his innocence, saying he was “too busy to do a crazy thing.”
Four Catholic priests who serve in various ministries and are on the front lines facing the aftershocks of the abuse crisis in the Catholic Church gave their perspective on helping the church address the problem.
Msgr. Stephen Rossetti, a research associate professor at The Catholic University of America’s School of Theology and Religious Studies, is also chaplain for the Nationals, Washington’s Major League Baseball team.