Tag: Religious scandals

Firm convictions, uneasiness at churches before Senate race

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. — Alabama's race for U.S. Senate settled into church for worship on Sunday, with the minister at a historic black congregation calling...
placeholder

BALTIMORE — A Christian missionary who allegedly told a counselor in Virginia that he had sexual contact with minors in Haiti has been arrested...
The Latest: Ex-priest gets life in prison for 1960 killing

EDINBURG, Texas — The Latest on the murder trial of an ex-priest in the 1960 death of a Texas woman (all times local): ...
Ex-priest gets life in prison for 1960 parishioner slaying

EDINBURG, Texas — A jury on Friday sentenced an 85-year-old former priest to life in prison for the 1960 killing of a schoolteacher and...
placeholder

NEW YORK — Just over $40 million in compensation has been paid to 189 people who identified themselves as victims of clergy sex abuse,...
placeholder

MEDFORD, N.J. — A New Jersey pastor has been accused of sexually assaulting children over the course of 16 years. ...
placeholder

HOBBS, N.M. — Las Cruces Bishop Oscar Cantu has visited a southeastern New Mexico parish after its pastor was charged with criminal sexual contact. ...
placeholder

PENSACOLA, Fla. — Florida prosecutors will pursue seven additional child sexual assault cases against a former high school football coach and church leader already...
placeholder

PORTLAND, Maine — A former Jesuit priest and Maine high school teacher has pleaded not guilty to charges that he sexually abused a 9-year-old...
placeholder

OZARK, Mo. — A circuit clerk's office in southern Missouri has found that dogs don't only eat homework, they eat jury questionnaires too. ...

STAY CONNECTED

13,441FansLike
4,123FollowersFollow