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Marie Collins said that the actions taken by Church leaders thus far in response to the ex-Cardinal McCarrick allegations are not sufficient to resolve the problem.
The Catholic University of America and Fordham University rescind the honors.
Bishop Michael Olson, who says laicization should be considered for former cardinal, said those who knew must ‘be held accountable.’
EDITORIAL: We pray that the moral ambivalence that permitted and nurtured Cardinal Theodore McCarrick’s rise will be condemned and that Pope Francis, in concert with the U.S. bishops, will begin a much-needed purification of the Church.
Virginia man alleges that from the age of 11 he was sexually abused and assaulted serially by the cardinal, who was then a priest in New York.
The news that the cleric faces ‘credible and substantiated’ allegations of sexual abuse has reverberated throughout the Catholic Church.
In the June 20 statement, Cardinal Timothy Dolan, archbishop of New York, said the alleged abuse happened nearly 50 years ago.