An online petition asks Seattle Archbishop J. Peter Sartain to address what it charges is the archdiocese's "incomplete response" to the "clergy abuse crisis."
In light of concerns, Seattle Archbishop J. Peter Sartain is talking about revisiting archdiocesan protocols for funerals of priests removed from ministry for child sex abuse.
Some call it the wave of the future. Others see a tsunami in progress. But FAITH Catholic Publishing is making the U.S. diocesan press evolve.
Ongoing investigations in the Seattle archdiocese have yielded no clear answers to the source of the breach of personal information that was used in a fraudulent tax return scheme.
False tax returns filed in the names of archdiocesan, school and parish employees and volunteers alerted the archdiocese to the security breach.