NCR research: Costs of sex abuse crisis to US church underestimated

The U.S. Catholic church has incurred nearly $4 billion in costs related to the priest sex abuse crisis during the past 65 years, according to an extensive NCR investigation.


Survey finds serious flaws in diocesan financial management

Analysis: With most diocesan priest pension plans significantly underfunded, questions over where the money comes from to support priests may point to a major crisis in the making.