Databases and Lists

The Hierarchy of the Catholic Church - David M. Cheney's extremely useful resource providing "current and historical information about the bishops and dioceses" of the Catholic church
• USCCB's List of U.S. Bishops and Dioceses - Dr. Edward N. Peter's useful lists and commentary
U.S. Roman Catholic Dioceses by State - a convenient map and list, with links to diocesan Web sites, bishops' email addresses, and parish directories, presented by ParishesOnline

Portrait of the Accused - NY Times summary table and charts of accused priests, with spreadsheet of the summary data (1/12/03)
Catholic Bishops and Sex Abuse - Dallas Morning News
America's Worst Bishops: Which Bishops Have Made the Worst Decisions about Abusive Priests? by Laura Sheahan, Rebecca Phillips and Deborah Caldwell, (6/02)

Accused Baltimore Priests and Cardinal Keeler's letter explaining the list
Cases of Abusive Priests Moved to New Locations - List compiled by SNAP from 1/6/04 USCCB audit of Charter compliance

Dioceses and Religious Orders That Have Released Lists of Accused Priests

See the separate page devoted to these lists.











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