A Church official said the scope of the investigation does not seem to include conspiracy or other institutional charges.
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ANALYSIS: Anyone who finds it difficult to understand the anger and resentment of Catholics toward their bishops in recent weeks need look no further than a 2011 story involving the bishop of Allentown.
Bishop Emeritus Donald Trautman’s statement indicated his 'prayerful support to all victims of clergy sexual abuse” and “a sincere apology to all who have been harmed by clergy abuse.'
The redacted report claims to have identified more than 1,000 victims of 300 credibly accused priests and presents a devastating portrait of efforts by Church authorities to, ignore, obscure, or cover up allegations