Archbishop Charles Chaput

Father Armand Garcia, who was placed on administrative leave by the Philadelphia Archdiocese last March, was formally charged with rape, corruption of minors and possession of child pornography.
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Mark Abrams
March 05, 2019 - 3:18 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Rape charges have been filed against a Philadelphia priest for an assault on a teen girl five years ago. Father Armand Garcia, who was placed on administrative leave by the Philadelphia Archdiocese last March, was formally charged with rape, corruption of minors and...
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8/23/2018 - Cardinal Blase Cupich, Archbishop of Chicago, speaking to the media at the World Meeting of Families in Dublin.
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Steve Tawa
February 22, 2019 - 2:40 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Clergy abuse survivors, including Berks County Rep. Mark Rozzi, have flocked to Rome to demand accountability and transparency from church leaders. Pope Francis is in the midst of the first-ever worldwide summit with 200 bishops to address the topic. Meantime, one...
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Mark Abrams
December 22, 2018 - 4:00 am
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) — Hundreds of children and their families gathered to enjoy the spirit of the holiday at the invitation of Philadelphia's archbishop. The host of the festivities for some 500 children inside a ballroom in the Philadelphia 201 Hotel, formerly the Sheraton in center city...
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Priest
David Madden
September 22, 2018 - 11:23 pm
HARRISBURG, Pa. (KYW Newsradio) -- Pennsylvania's Catholic bishops are pledging their support to a plan that could assist victims of abuse at the hands of priests. Ever since the release of a scathing grand jury report last month into alleged abuse by some 300 priests statewide over several decades...
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Catholic Cardinal Red Hat
Mark Abrams
May 26, 2018 - 9:30 pm
PHILADELPHIA (KYW Newsradio) -- When Pope Francis recently named a class of 14 new cardinals, he bypassed U.S. clergymen, including Philadelphia's archbishop. But a journalist with a worldwide profile who covers Catholic Church issues says it's by no means a snub or political slap against...
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