A defrocked Philadelphia priest pleaded guilty Thursday to conspiracy and sexually assaulting a 10-year-old altar boy, four days before he and two priests were to face the start of a landmark trial about clergy sex-abuse in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia.
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Catholic schools drop finder’s fees,
At least until voucher objection is resolved
Letter to the Editor: About those Catholic ‘rebels’
LAWRENCE, N.J. — Bowing to pressure from parents and the school community, Notre Dame High School has canceled its spring production of “The Laramie Project,” a play based on the violent 1998 murder of gay college student Matthew Shepard.
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