Entries for October 2018

Archdiocese of Baltimore Victim's Assistance Line: Toll Free (1) 866-417-7469 Latest news and resources relating the Clergy Sexual Abuse Crisis in the Catholic Church. Letter from the Pastor - Fr. Paul Sparklin's response to the crisis Archdiocese of Baltimore - Responses to Issues Raised in Listening Sessions Archdiocese of Baltimore to hold virtual town-hall listening sessions to receive input Fact Sheet about frequently asked questions and the Archdiocese of Baltimore’s response Information graphic about the abuse crisis Archbishop Lori's statement on the Late Car...

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Letter from the Pastor

Posted on October 04, 2018 in: General News

Dear St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Parishioner and Friends of Seton, It has been a very difficult summer for the Church with the revelation of misconduct and abuse by former Cardinal Theodore McCarrick and the shocking grand jury report released by the attorney general of Pennsylvania.  Seldom have I felt so discouraged.  I do not know what the future holds for the Church.  But it is clear that our past cannot be our future and radical reform is needed.  I took a couple of days to read the Report and the details of the abuse and the cover-up by the bishops were heart-wrenching and sickening.  There is...

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