- Jan 20, 2020
Cook County prosecutors on Tuesday dropped driving-under-the-influence charges filed against a retired Catholic priest accused of running over two teachers, killing one of them.
Today the priests are under siege due to stresses, challenges and sex abuse scandals complicating their lives.
At a meeting for Latino priests, gathered clergy spoke of the need to look out for one another as brothers and affirmed the need to walk with the poor.
An evergreen tree outside of Nicolle Hall serves as a windsock for Edmundite Father Paul Couture. If the branches are swaying in the wind too vigorously, it is not the day to go for a bike ride.
John Allen on the need to support elderly priests.
Father Tom Hartman’s first call was as a father. His second was as a Catholic priest.