- Jul 24, 2021
An attorney is calling on Catholic bishops across Illinois to end the “dangerous deceit” and release a full list of religious order priests who face credible sexual abuse accusations.
Immaculate Conception school principal Michael Kish is retiring after 50 years of being an educator.
An attorney and victims of sexual abuse by a Chicago Catholic priest on Thursday urged Illinois Attorney General Kwame Raoul to keep the defrocked priest locked up.
A fire early Wednesday caused extensive smoke damage to a central Illinois church, authorities said.
A restaurant has closed after more than 50 years at a popular Catholic site in southwestern Illinois.
When the Illinois Department of Corrections began releasing inmates from state prisons to reduce populations during the COVID-19 pandemic, the staff from Kolbe House, the archdiocese’s jail and prison ministry, stepped up to help.
The investigation into the prison death of a southern Illinois priest shortly after he began serving a nine-year sentence for child pornography and drug possession has been delayed because of the coronavirus pandemic, a county coroner said.
Bishop Daniel R. Jenky of Peoria took to the skies via a helicopter on Good Friday, April 10, to offer a blessing to the entire Diocese of Peoria as well as to pray for all affected by the coronavirus pandemic.