The cancellation comes after a week in which Cardinal Wuerl has faced heavy criticism for the way he managed priests who had been accused of sexual assault during his tenure as bishop of Pittsburgh, from 1988 to 2006.
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In a letter sent this week to the priests and deacons of the archdiocese, Auxiliary Bishop Timothy Senior said that the allegations concerned actions by a former student against another during the 2010-11 academic year.
Numerous prelates have called for renewal in the face of current crisis.
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Burke has been until now executive director of EWTN’s National Catholic Register.
The prelate was interviewed about the latest scandals on Raymond Arroyo’s The World Over Aug. 16 on EWTN.
Six priests of the Archdiocese of Newark, and one priest member of a religious order discuss their experiences in seminary under Archbishop Theodore McCarrick.
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