- Aug 9, 2020
Survivors of sexual abuse by clergy, lay employees or lay volunteers in the Diocese of Erie will be eligible to file financial claims with a new compensation fund.
Pope Francis on Sunday expressed “closeness” to Pittsburgh and its Jewish community after a shooting that left 11 people dead.
Pittsburgh’s Bishop David Zubik on Saturday decried a shooting at a local synagogue that left several people dead.
Pittsburgh Bishop David A. Zubik is asking all clergy of the diocese “to fast and pray for the purification of the Church” during a “Year of Repentance” to be inaugurated Sept. 23.
The bishop of Pittsburgh’s Catholic diocese pushed back against a call for his resignation and said the diocese has “followed every single step” needed for responsible action after allegations of child sexual abuse.
The bishop of Pittsburgh’s Roman Catholic diocese said a few priests named in a soon-to-be-released grand jury report on clergy sex abuse are still in ministry because the diocese determined allegations against them were unsubstantiated.