A recent Vatican report found the late Pope John Paul II was warned of allegations against Theodore McCarrick before making him Archbishop of Washington.
The New York Diocese of Buffalo filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy after facing a significant number of clergy sex abuse lawsuits.
Contrary to popular belief, some Catholic nuns sexually abuse children. Due to misconceptions and church practices, such abuse often avoids media, public and personal scrutiny.
A new Jesuit report highlights a pattern of priest shuffling in Montana. Abusive Jesuits were often assigned to rural Native American reservations.
The Philadelphia Archdiocese paid $50 million to more than 200 sex abuse victims. The compensation was paid through the archdiocese's compensation fund.
The Vatican’s newly released guidelines advise clergy members on handling sexual abuse claims. Critics argue the guidelines aren’t enough to help victims seek justice.