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Philadelphia priest remains jailed because of flight risk

With Lynn convicted, are civil cases against Philadelphia Archdiocese up next?. There are also the upcoming trials of the Reverend Charles Engelhardt and former schoolteacher Bernard Shero. The two are accused of molesting the same altar boy and will be tried in the fall.

Editorial: Conviction of Lynn puts Catholic hierarchy on notice

Cleveland -- Catholic churches begin re-opening process; pastoral appointments expected Wednesday

Cleveland -- Catholic Parish Prepares to Reopen With a Makeover

Va. woman sues Catholic Diocese of Arlington, claims sexual abuse during 2-year exorcism

Catholic plan shows much promise: Bishop George J. Lucas of Omaha explains school overhual

Why Ecclesia Dei Appt is Important. Archbishop J. Augustine DiNoia, O.P. was named Vice-President of the Pontifical Commission “Ecclesia Dei” yesterday by Pope Benedict XVI.

Proposed Congressional resolution gives 'deepest appreciation' for LCWR

Freedom From Religion Foundation releases ad, featuring Julia Sweeney, against Catholic bishops.

Book Review: Power politics swayed Vatican dealings with Nazis

NCR's sister publication, Celebration, posts reflections on each day's Scripture reading. Here's a link: You may want to bookmark it. It's a great way to begin the day.

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