Abuse Tracker 2020
Part 5: September to October 2020

On this page we offer cached copies of all the articles about the crisis blogged by Kathy Shaw on her indispensable Abuse Tracker.

September 2020

September 1

- Un sacerdote “desterrado” cuenta los abusos de Moya y el encubrimiento de la Iglesia, in El Heraldo (September 1, 2020)
- Cura Pachado: Apelaciones conformó Tribunal para resolver la prescripción, in El Esquiú (September 1, 2020)
- Priest laicization announced by Diocese of Worcester, in Catholic Free Press (August 26, 2020)
- Catholic Diocese of Columbus reaches settlement in sexual abuse claims against Monsignor, on The WSYX/WTTE (August 26, 2020)
- Letter to the editor: New archbishop must be vigilant against abuse, by Richard Wagner, St. Louis Post-Dispatch (August 29, 2020)
- USA Gymnastics Lawsuit: Have the Sexual Abuse Victims Been Compensated?, by Emily Sortor, (plaintiff attorney referral blog) (September 1, 2020)
- B.C. priest 'should have been stopped,' sex abuse victim says, by Bethany Lindsay, CBC News (August 31, 2020)
- ‘Women are future of the Catholic church’: Anne Soupa leads renewed fight for equality, by Harriet Sherwood, Guardian (August 30, 2020)
- Former Catholic School Coach Convicted in Child Porn Case, SNAP Calls for Update to Diocesan List, by Carol Yeager, Zach Hiner, SNAP Network (August 31, 2020)
- Liberty University: Now is the time for an independent investigation, by Boz Tchividjian, RNS (August 31, 2020)
- What I Wish the Orthodox Community Knew About Sexual Assault, in The Alma (August 24, 2020)

September 2

- Child Sex Assault Allegations against Cliffside Park Counselor Resurrected in Civil Lawsuit, by Tom Nobile, (September 2, 2002)
- A Tale of 2 Archbishops: Capuchins O’malley and Chaput Mark Golden Jubilees, by Father Raymond J. de Souza, National Catholic Register (September 1, 2020)
- Laicization of George Decosta Jr., in Diocese of Honolulu via Hawaii Catholic Herald (August 31, 2020)
- Sexual Abuse Survivors Need to File Claims in Boy Scouts of America Bankruptcy by November 16, 2020, in PRNewswire (September 1, 2020)
- Liberty University Announces Investigation Involving Jerry Falwell Jr., in SNAP Network (September 1, 2020)
- SNAP Demands Diocese of Houma Thibodaux Add Fr. Brian Highfill to List of Accused Priests, in SNAP Network (September 1, 2020)
- Priest: the Catholic Church Silenced Me for Criticizing Its Handling of Abuse, by Hemant Mehta, Friendly Atheist (September 1, 2020)
- New Hiring Guide to Help Churches Prevent Abuse, by Tom Strode, Baptist Press (September 1, 2020)
- Vancouver Archdiocese ‘negligent’ on Abuse, Suit Says, by Agnieszka Ruck, Canadian Catholic News (September 2, 2020)

September 3

- Lee Bartlett, Former Priest in Leominster Accused of Abusing Teen in ’70s, Loses Status, by Cyrus Moulton, Telegram & Gazette (September 2, 2020)
- Little Rock Diocese Adds Priest to List of Accused Sex Abusers, by Francisca Jones, Arkansas Democrat Gazette (September 2, 2020)
- Alabama Teacher's Assistant Accused of Sex with Student, in Associated Press (September 3, 2020)
- Fired Gay Catholic Church Choir Director Can Sue for Harassment, by Arthur S. Leonard, Gay City News (September 2, 2020)
- Email Error Revealed Names of 47 Pittsburgh Diocese Abuse Claimants, by Peter Smith, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (September 2, 2020)
- Former Catholic Brother Returned to Face Mississippi Charges, by Michael Rezendes, Associated Press (September 2, 2020)
- Catholic Florida Man Sues University over Religious Freedom, in Catholic News Agency (September 2, 2020)
- Dutch Cardinal Emeritus Adrianus Simonis Dies at Age 88, in Associated Press (September 2, 2002)
- Sexual Assault Victims Speak, by Breanna Edelstein, Andover Townsman (September 3, 2020)
- Diocese of Phoenix Sued for Alleged Child Sex Abuse by Former Priest, in 12 News (September 2, 2020)
- Nebraska Priest Sues Omaha Archdiocese for Defamation, by Margery A. Beck, Associated Press (September 3, 2020)
- Parishioner Sexually Abused by Kamloops Catholic Priest 40 Years Ago Awarded $800,000, by Keith Fraser, The Province (August 27, 2020)

September 4

- Holy See Offers Observations on Royal Commission Recommendations, in Catholic Outlook (September 4, 2020)
- The Cardinal, the Courts and the Controversies, by Barney Zwartz, The Age (September 4, 2020)
- Your Thoughts on Kamala Harris As Veep Pick, by Nancy McGunagle, National Catholic Reporter (September 4, 2020)
- Editorial: Former West Virginia Bishop Should Reexamine His Conscience, in National Catholic Reporter (September 4, 2020)
- Proposed Class-action Suit Claims Negligence by Vancouver Archdiocese, by Agnieszka Ruck, Catholic News Service via Crux (September 3, 2020)
- As Children They Went to Boarding School. As Adults They're Still Dealing with the Trauma, by Sophie Kesteven and Chris Bullock, ABC Radio National (September 3, 2020)
- Former Red Bank Catholic Hs Student Alleges Clergy Sex Abuse, by Nicole Rosenthal, The Patch (September 3, 2020)
- B.C. Priest "Should Have Been Stopped," Sex Abuse Victim Says, in (September 2, 2020)
- Readers Speak Out: September 3, 2020, in Catholic Register (September 3, 2020)
- Former Clymer Priest Arrested, Accused in Sexual Assaults, by Patrick Cloonan, Indiana Gazette (August 27, 2020)
- Hart: Falwell's Foibles, by Ron Hart, Times Free Press (September 3, 2020)
- Church Employee in Houston Arrested for Grooming and Abusing Young Teen, in SNAP Network (September 2, 2002)
- Letter to Senator Lisa Murkowski from SNAP Leadership, in SNAP Network (September 3, 2020)
- Former Franciscan Cleric Arrested for Multiple Child Sex Crimes in Wi and Ms – Time for Federal Justice Officials to Investigate, in SNAP Network (September 2, 2020)
- Female Priest Accepts Church's Offer to Help in Rape Allegation Case, by Robin-Lee Francke, IOL (September 1, 2020)
- Priest Who Resigned Sues Archdiocese Seeking Damages, by Jerry Guenther, Norfolk Daily News (September 3, 2020)
- Priest Charged with Engaging in Sexual Activities with a Minor, by Matthew Xuereb, Times of Malta (September 3, 2020)
- Activists Call for Review into Alleged Child Sex Abuser’s Evasion of Extradition, in Jewish News (September 3, 2020)

September 5

- What Will It Take for Police Reform to Work? the Church’s Abuse Scandal Offers Some Lessons., by Kathleen McChesney, America (September 4, 2002)
- Church Sued for Its Alleged Inaction and Not Interceding in Its Pastor's Depravity, by Lynn LaRowe, Texarkana Gazette (September 3, 2020)
- Hackers Foiled in Attempt to Steal $90,000 from Church Abuse Survivor in Email Compromise Scam, by Airlie Ward, Australian Broadcasting Corporation (September 5, 2020)
- Former Minister Has Child Sex Abuse Charges Dropped, by Scott Kang, Christianity Daily (September 4, 2020)
- Holy See Responds to Royal Commission Recommendations, in Vatican News (September 4, 2020)
- Group Demands Local Diocese Add New Name to List of Credibly Accused Abusers, by Dan Copp, Daily Advertiser (September 4, 2020)

September 6

- Abusi sessuali tra preti in Vaticano, lunedì la prima udienza in un tribunale diocesano tedesco sulla "lobby gay", by Franca Giansoldati, Vaticano (September 04, 2020)
- Piden que no salga del país un cura denunciado por abuso sexual, in LA PLATA (September 03, 2020)
- Rechazan recurso en una causa por abuso sexual eclesiástico, in The CATAMARCA (September 6, 2020)
- Pope: Gossiping is “plague worse than COVID”, in Associated Press (September 6, 2020)
- Child abuse: The Irish victims still battling the state, in BBC News (September 6, 2020)
- Madison Catholic Diocese criticized for response to misconduct allegations against composer, by Tamia Fowlkes, (September 05, 2020)
- Abuse survivors call trusts ‘fraudulent', by Colleen Heild, Albuquerque Journal (September 05, 2020)
- Vatican tells Australian Church that seal of confession not up for debate, by Charles Collins, Crux (September 05, 2020)
- Priest accused of sex with teen suspended from his duties, by Matthew Xuereb, Times of Malta (September 05, 2020)

September 7

- Priest added to list of Albany diocese abusers after decades of allegations, by Edward Mckinley, Times Union (September 7, 2020)
- Priest sues Omaha Archdiocese for $2.1 million, in The KMTV (September 03, 2020)
- Catholic institutions try, but don't always succeed, to weed out would-be offenders, by Nicki Gorny, Toledo Blade (September 06, 2020)
- Duluth Bishop-Elect resigns amid sexual abuse allegation, by Ryan Haff, KBJR 6 NBC (September 7, 2020)

September 8

- Bishop-elect Resigns after Being Accused of Sexually Abusing a Minor, by Neil Vigdor, New York Times (September 7, 2002)
- Priest Tapped As Duluth, Minnesota Bishop Resigns Amid Probe, in Associated Press (September 7, 2020)
- Statement of the Diocese of Rapid City on the Resignation of Bishop-elect Michel Mulloy, in Diocese of Rapid City (September 7, 2020)
- Queensland Passes Law to Jail Priests for Not Reporting Confessions of Child Sexual Abuse, by Allyson Horn, Australian Broadcasting Corporation (September 8, 2020)
- Observations of the Holy See, in Holy See (September 6, 2020)
- Holy See Upholds Confessional Seal in Response to Australian Royal Commission, in Catholic News Agency (September 6, 2020)
- Pa. Court to Review Diocese Lawsuit, by Phil Ray, Altoona Mirror (September 6, 2020)

September 9

- A timeline of events involving two Jersey Shore homes used by Newark Archbishop McCarrick, by Abbott Koloff And Deena Yellin, Record and (September 08, 2020)
- Ex-Cardinal McCarrick had second beach house linked to mysterious debt and unusual history, by Abbott Koloff And Deena Yellin, Record and (September 08, 2020)
- Suspended Detroit priest sues fellow priest in abuse case: I had no choice, by Tresa Baldas, Detroit Free Press (September 08, 2020)
- Pope accepts resignation of bishop-designate of Duluth, following accusation, by Carol Zimmermann, Catholic News Service via Crux (September 07, 2020)
- Bishop-elect of Duluth resigns following sexual abuse allegation, by Gerard O’connell, America Magazine (September 07, 2020)
- Statement regarding the resignation of Bishop-elect Michel Mulloy, by Fr. James B. Bissonette, Diocese of Duluth (September 07, 2020)
- Report abuse learned in confession or go to jail, says Australian state, in Catholic News Service via Catholic San Francisco (September 08, 2020)
- Canberra's Damian De Marco has helped expose years of sexual abuses by Catholic Church paedophiles, by Peter Brewer, Canberra Times (September 9, 2020)


- Dci Investigating Allegation That Priest Abused Child in Faith, by Arielle Zionts, Rapid City Journal (September 9, 2020)
- 2 New Sex Abuse Suits Filed against Metuchen Diocese Include Clerics Not Accused before, by Nick Muscavage, Bridgewater Courier News (September 9, 2020)
- Priest Accused of Child Sex Abuse Was Allowed at Minnesota Catholic Music Camp, by Jean Hopfensperger, Star Tribune (September 9, 2020)
- Gucci Heir Alleges Child Sexual Abuse, by Vanessa Friedman, New York Times (September 9, 2020)
- Newark Archdiocese Bought Second Beach House for Use by Mccarrick, in Catholic News Agency (September 9, 2020)
- Global Missionary Efforts Have Taken a Hit in the Time of Coronavirus, by Claire Giangrave, Religion News Service (September 9, 2020)

September 11

- New Laws in Queensland Mean Priests No Longer Protected by Seal of Confession, in Guardian from Australian Associated Press (September 9, 2020)
- Vatican Bars Former Catholic Priest in Lynn from Active Ministry; Had Been Accused of Sexual Abuse in 2012, by Travis Andersen, Boston Globe (September 10, 2020)
- Former Pastor of Lynn Parish Found Guilty of Abuse by Church Court, by Marie Szaniszlo, Boston Herald (September 10, 2020)
- September 10, 2020 - Archdiocese of Boston Announcement Regarding Rev. James Gaudreau, in Archdiocese of Boston (September 10, 2020)
- ‘never Again to the Culture of Abuse’, by Courtney Mares, National Catholic Register/EWTN (September 10, 2020)
- State Senators Pushing to Increase Requirements for Pa Advocate, by Mark Hall, WHTM 27 ABC (September 10, 2020)
- Dci Receives Report of Sexual Abuse Allegation against Local Priest, by Jack Caudill, KOTA (September 9, 2020)
- Goretti Group Establishes Chapter at Church in East Village, by Christie L. Chicoine, Catholic New York - Archdiocese of New York (September 9, 2020)
- "Boundary Violations': Priest Removed from Markham Church after Complaint, by Jeremy Grimaldi, Metroland News/ (September 9, 2020)
- Fr Dave Was the ‘coolest Priest’ Many of US Ever Came across, by Maurice Garvey, The Echo (September 9, 2002)

September 12

- Former Rochester Priest Accused of Sexual Abuse Is Removed from Ministry, by Jeremy C. Fox, Boston Globe (September 11, 2002)
- For Australia, Child Protection Outweighs Religious Freedom, Ambassador Says, by Elise Ann Allen, Crux (September 11, 2020)
- Massachusetts Priest Officially Dismissed 18 Years after Sexual Abuse Allegation, in WBZ 4 CBS (September 11, 2020)
- Queensland Bishop Michael Mccarthy Says Priests Will Not Break Seal of Confession to Report Sex Abuse, Despite New Law, by Jemima Burt and Paul Culliver, ABC (September 11, 2020)
- Western Australian legislative committee recommends preserving confessional seal, in Catholic News Agency (September 12, 2020)

September 13

- Catholic Groups Seek Apology From Brennan and Removal of His Enablers, by Alan Olson, Intelligencer and Wheeling News-Register (September 12, 2020)
- At the Mercy of One False Brother, by Rev. Peter M.j. Stravinskas, Catholic Thing (September 12, 2020)
- Bankruptcy judge sets deadline for filing clergy abuse claims, by Jay Tokasz, Buffalo News (September 11, 2020)
- Woodbridge, Metuchen Priests Accused of Child Sex Abuse, by Carly Baldwin, Patch (September 11, 2020)
- Catholic church settles Vernon lawsuit, apologizes for sexual abuse, by Ben Bulmer, (September 12, 2020)
- There’s no avoiding the pain of victims, by Francis Campbell, Catholic Register (September 12, 2020)
- Priest and religious brother sexually abused former Mount Loretto resident, lawsuit alleges, by Frank Donnelly, SI Live (September 13, 2020)

September 14

- Former Lynn pastor found guilty of child abuse by church court, by Ainslie Cromar, BostGlobe (September 13, 2020)
- Cleveland's Catholic Diocese welcomes new bishop, in Associated Press via San Francisco Chronicle (September 14, 2020)
- AG Nessel charges former Catholic School teacher for sexually assaulting minors, by Jeffrey Zide, WILX (September 14, 2020)
- Cardinal: Alleged Vatican resistance to child protection a ‘cliche’, by Junno Arocho Esteves, Catholic News Service (September 14, 2020)
- St. Catharines Catholic Diocese reaches settlement with witness of her sister’s chronic sex abuse, by Kelly Bennett, Globe and Mail (September 14, 2020)

September 15

- Massachusetts Clergy Child Sexual Abuse Claims against Three Priests Settled: Mitchell Garabedian, by Rick Sobey, Boston Herald (September 14, 2020)
- New Podcast Series Examines History of U.S. Clergy Sex Abuse, by Mark Pattison, Catholic News Service (September 14, 2002)
- Former Greensburg Bishop Malesic Installed As Head of Cleveland Diocese, by Peter Smith, The Post-Gazette (September 14, 2020)
- Middlesbrough Ex-teacher Admits Child Abuse Image Possession, in BBC (September 15, 2020)
- Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Halifax-yarmouth Sexual Abuse Class Action Lawsuit, in McKiggan Hebert Law Firm (September 14, 2020)
- Ex-catholic School Teacher Charged in 1970's Sex Abuse Cases, in Associated Press via U.S. News and World Report (September 14, 2020)

September 16

- Priest, who worked in Bellingham and Hudson in the 1950s and 1970s, was named in child sex abuse settlement, by Alison Bosma, MetroWest Daily News (September 15, 2020)
- Local diocese will not add former priest to credibly accused list, by Dan Copp, Houma Daily Courier via Houma Today (September 15, 2020)
- Church setback over confession in Western Australia, by Marilyn Rodrigues, Catholic Weekly (September 16, 2020)
- Accuser and excommunicated priest both wait as sexual violation case drags on, by Peter Feuerherd, National Catholic Reporter (September 16, 2020)
- 'Crisis' podcast seeks to help clergy, laity understand abuse scandals, by Perry West, Catholic News Agency (September 16, 2020)
- Priest lawsuit settled, by Tereza Verenca, Castanet (September 16, 2020)
- Pew survey shows teens, parents practice faith together, though teens are less religious, by Madeleine Davison, National Catholic Reporter (September 16, 2020)
- How Catholic order from the Philippines set up orphanage where sexual abuse occurred, by Margareth S. Aritonang, Jakarta Post (September 16, 2020)
- Vigil calls on Catholic Diocese to drop legal fight against abuse survivor, by Bryan Bicknell, CTV News (September 15, 2020)
- Former Secretariat of State prelate investigated, by Christa Pongratz-Lippitt, Tablet (September 15, 2020)

September 17

- Clergy Sex Abuse Lawyer Adds 3 to List of Alleged Perpetrators after Settlement with Boston Archdiocese, by Anne-Gerard Flynn, Springfield Republican via Mass Live (September 16, 2002)
- Former Columbia Priest Returns to Ministry after Being Cleared of Sex Abuse Charge, by Noah Feit, The State (September 16, 2020)
- Trial of Catholic Lay Leader Highlights Gaps in Church’s Sex Abuse Oversight, by Claire Giangrave, Religion News Service (September 15, 2020)
- Sydney Catholic Schools to Remove Name of Marist Brother Accused of Sexual Abuse, by Christopher Knaus, The Guardian (September 17, 2020)

September 18

- Mystery Lingers 2 Years after Evansville Priest Was Accused of Sexual Misconduct | Webb, by Jon Webb, Courier & Press (September 18, 2020)
- Painful Clergy Sex-abuse Reminders, by Cliff Clark, Lowell Sun (September 18, 2020)
- Court Sets March 1 Deadline for Claims of Sex Abuse by Priests, by David Hammer, WWL 4 CBS (September 17, 2020)
- Where Is Your Fiery Love When It Comes to Abuse?, by James Borkowski, B.C. Catholic - Archdiocese of Vancouver (September 15, 2002)
- Charge That Maxwell ‘groomed’ Girls for Epstein Is Central to Case, by Nicole Hong and Benjamin Weiser, New York Times (September 17, 2020)
- Judge in Diocese of Buffalo Bankruptcy Sets Bar Date, by Joseph H. Saunders, Legal Examiner - Saunders and Walker Attorney Blog (September 17, 2020)
- Duterte’s Phallus, Part 2: His Favorite Joke, by Vicente Rafael, The Rappler (September 18, 2020)
- Catholic School Principal Fired for Reporting Abuse, in Associated Press via San Francisco Chronicle (September 18, 2020)

September 19

- Cologne Cardinal Warns German Church’s Synodal Path Could Cause Schism, in Crux (September 18, 2020)
- Answering ‘the Call’, by Eileen Buckley, WKBW (September 18, 2020)
- Irish Priest Spurns Vatican Plan That Would Have Allowed Return to Ministry, by Michael Kelly, Crux (September 18, 2020)
- A Cardinal Says He's Open to Women's Ordination; a Priest Who Did So Remains Suspended, by Robert Mickens, La Croix (September 18, 2020)
- Girl Sues Diocese, Catholic School in Jupiter over Abuse Allegations, by Jane Musgrave, Palm Beach Post (September 17, 2020)
- Lawsuit Claims All Saints Catholic School Failed to Protect Student from Sexual Abuse in Classroom, by Peter Burke, WPTV (September 10, 2020)

September 20

- A child of the 1960s defends the decade, by Frank Batavick, Carroll County Times (September 18, 2020)
- Former Parkersburg Catholic High School principal sues Diocese, by Tyler Bennett, Parkersburg News and Sentinel (September 18, 2020)
- Child sexual abuse cases on the rise in district, Nilgiris, in Times of India (September 20, 2020)
- Sex abuse survivor urges Catholic diocese to drop Supreme Court appeal at silent vigil, by Omar Sachedina And Ben Cousins, CTV News (September 15, 2020)
- Dozens contact New Zealand police over alleged boarding school sexual abuse, by Charlotte Graham-Mclay, Guardian (September 16, 2020)
- Fresno Bishop Restores Embezzling, Gay Porn Priest, by Christine Niles, Church Militant (September 17, 2020)
- No prison time for two Amish men from Seymour who pleaded guilty to molesting relative, by Gregory J. Holman, Springfield News-Leader (September 16, 2020)
- A US Amish community dedicated to serving community was supposed to keep Misty safe. Instead it shielded her abuser, by Emily Olson, ABC (September 19, 2020)
- Buffalo bishop appoints task force to study church and school consolidation, by Dan Herbeck, Buffalo News (September 18, 2020)
- Buffalo Clergy Sex Abuse Survivors Ask for Meeting With Pope Francis, in Spectrum News (September 18, 2020)
- State abuse inquiry makes slow progress, by David Cohen, Radio New Zealand (September 20, 2020)
- Letter to Pope Francis, by Gary Astridge, Kevin Koscielniak, Chris Szuflita, Michael Whalen, And Angelo Ervolina, Buffalo Survivors Group (September 17, 2020)

September 21

- Victims Sexually Abused By N.O. Clergy Ordered To Come Forward By March, on WRNO Radio, 99.5 (September 18, 2020)
- Church's ongoing clergy abuse scandals recounted in new podcast, by Christopher White, National Catholic Reporter (September 19, 2020)
- ‘Culture of abuse’ alleged at Kurn Hattin over 80 years, by Anne Galloway, (September 20, 2020)
- Sexual Abuse: Cleric advises parents to pay attention to male children, in The Vanguard (September 20, 2020)
- Survivor of abuse in state care believes his abuser had offended before, by Edward Gay, (September 21, 2020)
- Gozo priest removed as pastor in Canada over 'inappropriate conduct', in Times of Malta (September 21, 2020)
- Victim of Malachy Finegan to launch legal action against Pope and Catholic authorities in Ireland, by Connla Young, Irish News (September 21, 2020)
- The Met Opera Fired James Levine, Citing Sexual Misconduct. He Was Paid $3.5 Million., by James B. Stewart And Michael Cooper, New York Times (September 20, 2020)
- B.C. or Ontario? Residential school survivors fight move of court battle, by Colin Perkel, Canadian Press (September 20, 2020)
- Lawyer wants Abuse in Care Royal Commission interim report in six months to accelerate help for victims, by Andrew Mcrae, Radio New Zealand (September 21, 2020)
- Dilworth School sexual abuse scandal: How the case was blown wide open, by Isaac Davison, Spinoff (September 20, 2020)
- Ex-Horsham pastor gets 200 years in prison for child sex abuse, by Christopher Dornblaser, Bucks County Courier Times (September 18, 2020)

September 22

- Papal Safeguarding Commission Meets Online and in Rome, by Carol Glatz, Catholic News Service (September 21, 2002)
- Co Armagh Man "Targeted by Paedophile Priest" to Sue Pope, by Alan Erwin, Belfast Telegraph (September 22, 2020)
- Why There's More to the Question of the Confessional, by Father Brendan Lee, Wellington Times (September 22, 2020)
- Clergy Abuse Survivors Face a Lifetime of Ptsd Recurrence, by Dennis Sadowski, Catholic News Service via UCA News (September 22, 2020)
- Your Access to This Site Has Been Limited by the Site Owner, in Catholic Outlook (September 22, 2020)
- Former De LA Salle Principal, Fellow Religious Brother Accused of Molesting Student in 1980s, by Ramon Antonio Vargas, NOLA. com (September 18, 2020)
- Alleged Priest Abuse Victim Is to Sue the Pope, in Portadown Times (September 21, 2020)
- Diocese Responds to Court Filing by Former Pchs Principal, by Todd Baucher, WTAP-TV (September 21, 2020)
- Diocese Responds to Former Principal’s Lawsuit, by Tyler Bennett, Parkersburg News and Sentinel (September 22, 2020)
- Diocese of Wheeling-charleston Issues Release on Lawsuit, in WTOV-TV (September 21, 2020)
- Number of Wny Priests Accused in Child Victims Act Suits Grows to 173, by Jay Tokasz, Buffalo News (September 22, 2020)
- Student charged in case that led to sex-abuse lawsuit against Catholic school, diocese, by Jane Musgrave, Palm Beach Post (September 22, 2020)
- Lawsuit alleges sexual misconduct on part of pastor, by Connie Faber, Christian Leader (September 10, 2020)

September 23

- Amid Pandemic, Support Group for Clergy Abuse Survivors Holds Meetings Online, by Barb Umberger, Catholic News Service via Crux (September 23, 2002)
- Child Sexual Abuse Lawsuit Filed against Brophy Prep and Diocese of Phoenix, in KVOA-TV (September 22, 2020)
- Another Former Brophy Priest Has Been Accused of Sexual Abuse, by Erasmus Baxter, Phoenix New Times (September 22, 2020)
- Wv Court Considers Whether the First Amendment Protects Diocese from Consumer Protection Laws, by Lacie Pierson, Charleston Gazette-Mail (September 22, 2020)
- What if women comprised 50% of sex abuse victims in the Catholic Church?, by Joelle Casteix, Worthy Adversary (blog) (September 23, 2020)
- Indian nun testifies in closed session of bishop's rape trial, by Saji Thomas, Global Sisters Report via NCR (September 17, 2020)
- Child Victims Act lawsuits accuse ex-Seton coach of sexually abusing students during 1960s, by Anthony Borrelli, BinghamtPress & Sun-Bulletin (September 23, 2020)
- Catholic Church appeals to Supreme Court of Canada on bombshell Mount Cashel ruling, by Ryan Cooke, CBC News (September 23, 2020)

September 24

- Resolution Possible in Church Bus Sex Abuse Case, in WHOP, 98.7 FM (September 17, 2020)
- Gonzaga Scholars Awarded Grant to Host Conference on Sexual Abuse Crisis in the Catholic Church, in Gonzaga (University) News Service (September 22, 2020)
- Protecting Abuse Survivors Is ‘personal,’ Says New Southern Baptist Leader, by Adele M. Banks, Religion News Service via Word and Way (blog) (September 23, 2020)
- Man Accused of Sexually Abusing Young Boy during Funerals at Utah Church, Police Say, by Summer Lin, McClatchy News Service via Fort Worth Star & Telegram (September 23, 2020)
- South Jordan Man Accused of Filming Himself Sexually Abusing Child at Church, by Jeremy Harris, KUTV (September 23, 2020)
- Lawsuit Filed against Brophy Prep and Phoenix Diocese Claims Sex Abuse by Priest, by Spencer Blake, 3TV/CBS 5 (September 23, 2020)
- Chilean Abuse Survivors Fear Covid Crisis Will Stop Investigations into Accused Clergy, by Ines San Martin, Crux (September 24, 2020)
- Church Must Tackle Underlying Causes of Abuse, Expert Says, by Elise Ann Allen, Crux (September 24, 2020)
- Vatican Envoy's Removal from India Brings Relief for Some Catholics, by Jose Kavi, National Catholic Reporter (September 19, 2020)
- Novice's Death in India Puts Spotlight on Tragedies over Three Decades, by Saji Thomas, Global Sisters Report via NCR (September 24, 2020)
- Church Seeks to Take Mount Cashel Abuse Ruling to Supreme Court of Canada, in Canadian Press via the Toronto Star (September 23, 2020)
- Barbara Blaine, Who Championed Victims of Priests’ Abuse, Dies at 61, by Laurie Goodstein, NEW YORK TIMES (September 23, 2020)

September 25

- Former Peoria Catholic Bishop John Myers Dies at 79, by Nick Vlahos, Peoria Journal Star (September 24, 2002)
- Former Newark Archbishop of 15 Years, John Myers, Dies at 79, by Abbott Koloff and Deena Yellin, (September 24, 2020)
- Church Leading the Way in the Protection of Minors, in Vatican News (September 25, 2020)
- Victims Attack "Tokenistic" Inquiry into Organised Child Exploitation, by Jason Farrell, Sky News (September 24, 2020)
- Archdiocese of New Orleans Bankruptcy Trials: What Are They Hiding?, by Margaret Adams, Tower (newspaper of Catholic University) (September 23, 2020)
- German Bishops Announce Higher Payments to Catholic Abuse Victims, by Clyde Hughes, UPI (September 24, 2020)
- Church Decides on New Compensation Model for Abuse Victims, in Deutsche Welle (September 24, 2020)
- Germany’s Catholic Bishops Agree on Uniform Compensation System for Abuse Victims, in Catholic News Agency (September 25, 2020)
- Key Vatican Cardinal Caught up in Real Estate Scandal Resigns Suddenly, by Philip Pullella, Reuters (September 24, 2020)
- Powerful Cardinal, a Fixture of Vatican Intrigue, Resigns Suddenly, by Jason Horowitz, New York Times (September 24, 2020)
- Powerful Vatican Cardinal Becciu Resigns Amid Scandal, by Nicole Winfield, Associated Press (September 24, 2020)
- New Lawsuit Claims Diocese of Savannah Covered up Allegations of Child Molestation, by Jessica Savage, WTOC-TV (September 24, 2020)
- Clergy Abuse Activist Calls for Bishop Scharfenberger to Resign over Buffalo Lawsuits, by Mike McAndrew, Buffalo News (September 24, 2020)
- Japan Catholic Church Sued for Damages in Alleged Sex Abuse, by Yuri Kageyama, Associated Press (September 25, 2020)
- Preparing for the Next Conclave, by Betty Clermont, Open Tabernacle (blog) (September 25, 2020)
- Clergy Sex Abuse Victim Advocates Call for Scharfenberger's Removal, by Michael Mroziak, WBFO Radio (September 24, 2020)
- Renewed Calls for Leader of Diocese of Buffalo to Resign, in WBEN Radio (September 25, 2002)
- Calls for Bishop Scharfenberger to Step down Following Claims He Kept Information about Priest Named in Cva Lawsuit Secret, in WIVB TV (September 24, 2020)

September 26

- Vatican Cardinal Pushes Back after Pope Fires Him in Scandal, by Nicole Winfield, Associated Press (September 25, 2020)
- Catholic Church Appeals to the Supreme Court over Sex Abuse Lawsuits, by Kristen Zanoni, Top Class Actions (September 25, 2020)
- Catholic Priest Sexual Abuse Class Action Will Move Forward, Nova Scotia Court Decides, by Bernise Carolino, Canadian Lawyers Magazine (September 25, 2020)
- Handling of Abuse Allegations Divides AG Candidates, by John Finnerty, The Tribune-Democrat (September 25, 2020)
- Allegations mount in 2017 Ravi Zacharias illicit online relationship scandal, by Brandon Showalter, Christian Post (September 25, 2020)
- Dr. Jeffery Chalmers Guest Posts: As Liberty University Moves Forward, Where Were, and Are, the Conflict of Interest Guidelines?, in The Wartburg Watch (blog) (September 18, 2020)
- Former Irish president pledges to spend retirement challenging Catholic Church, by Charles Collins, Crux (September 25, 2020)

September 27

- Church of England's £200million compensation scheme will pay out victims of historic sex abuse by bishops and clergy, by Steve Doughty, Daily Mail (September 25, 2020)
- Former Western Massachusetts priest sentenced to 6 years in child pornography case, by Egan Millard, Episcopal News Service (September 25, 2020)
- East Timor: Vatican began looking into ex-priest for child molesting, in 2016, in Macau Business (September 26, 2020)
- Opinion: Britain's reckoning with past systemic child abuse is long overdue, by Caelainn Hogan, Guardian (September 26, 2020)
- New legal protections for sexual assault victims in N.H. take effect this week, by Ethan Dewitt, Concord Monitor (September 26, 2020)
- Cardinal Pell to return to Rome this week, by Courtney Mares, Catholic News Agency (September 27, 2020)

September 28

- In Lat Am, ferment over sex abuse, abortion and coronavirus, by Inés San Martín, Crux (September 28, 2020)
- German bishops set up system for larger sex abuse payments, by Geir Moulson, Associated Press (September 24, 2020)
- Trinity College student bullied on social media after alleged rape on school trip, by Rebecca Turner, Australian Broadcasting Corporation (September 26, 2020)
- Abuse claim resurfaces in ex-Erie teacher’s porn case, by Ed Palattella, (September 27, 2020)
- Abuse in Care: Survivor of St John of God Marylands school sexual abuse calls on Government to 'own up', by Michael Neilson, New Zealand Herald (September 28, 2020)
- Clergy sex abuse settlements ends community garden, by Ryan Laughlin, KOB-TV (September 27, 2020)
- How Pa.’s victim advocate found herself in the crosshairs of the GOP-led Senate, by Angela Couloumbis, Spotlight PA (September 28, 2020)
- Church says Cardinal Pell returning to Vatican in crisis, by Rod Mcguirk, Associated Press (September 28, 2020)

September 29

- Pope Appoints U.S. Archbishop Charles Brown Nuncio to the Philippines, in Catholic News Service (September 28, 2002)
- Lawyer Encouraging Catholics to Withhold Church Donations in Support of Mount Cashel Victims, in VOCM-AM (September 28, 2020)
- Indigenous Artist Finds Healing with Murals at Alberta Catholic Schools, by Wendy-Ann Clarke, Catholic News Service via (September 28, 2020)
- Orange Shirt Day Honouring Residential School Survivors, by Paul Morden, Sarnia Observer (September 28, 2020)
- Historical Institutional Abuse: Ni Institutions Urged to Help with Compensation, by Jayne McCormack, BBC (September 28, 2020)
- Pope Francis Accused of Covering up Sex Abuse Case, by Martin Barillas, Church Militant (September 28, 2020)
- Amy Coney Barrett Condemns Purdue University's "Fundamentally Unfair" Adjudication of Sexual Assault Claims, by Jacob Sullum, Reason (blog) (September 27, 2020)
- The Construction of a Supreme Court to Thwart a Majority of Americans, by Marci A. Hamilton, Verdict (blog) (September 29, 2020)
- Cardinal to Return to Rome for First Time since Acquittal, in BBC (September 29, 2020)
- Appeals Court Judge: Catholic Priest Geoff Drew's $5 Million Bond Is "Staggering" but Within Lower Courts" "Discretion", by Craig Cheatham, WCPO-TV (September 28, 2020)
- Cardinal Pell Is Expected at Vatican, 3 Years After Leaving Under a Shadow, by Elisabetta Povoledo, New York Times (September 29, 2020)
- A Note from the Editors on the Ravi Zacharias Investigation, by Daniel Silliman, Christianity Today (September 29, 2020)
- Lawsuit: Georgia Diocese covered up sex abuse allegations, in Associated Press (September 29, 2020)
- Former downstate clergyman arrested in Illinois following AG Nessel investigation, on The WCAX-TV (September 29, 2020)
- Skubick: AG Nessel poised to bring more charges in Catholic priest abuse investigations, on The WLNS-TV (September 29, 2020)

September 30

- Many Victims Fall through the Cracks of New York's Child Victims Act, by Edward McKinley, Albany Times Union (September 23, 2020)
- Cardinal Pell about to Leave Aust for Rome, in Canberra Times (September 29, 2020)
- Former Pastor Named in Child Victims Act Suit, in The Post-Journal (September 23, 2020)
- Former Priest at Our Lady of Sorrows in Farmington Charged with Sexually Assaulting Young Boy, by Aileen Wingblad, Oakland Press (September 29, 2020)
- Ex-farmington Priest Charged with "77 Child Sex Abuse, by Oralandar Brand-Williams, Detroit News (September 29, 2020)
- Abuse in Care: Man Who Suffered As a Child Gives Evidence, by Andrew McRae, Radio New Zealand (September 28, 2020)
- 'Perverse' subpoena costs dispute over Ridsdale abuse, by Alex Ford, Courier (September 27, 2020)
- Lawsuit alleges Catholic Diocese of Savannah covered up sex abuse claims, by Shelia Poole, Atlanta Journal-Constitution (September 29, 2020)
- Senior Catholic William Wade sentenced for concealing child sex abuse at Marist schools, by Jamie Mckinnell, Australian Broadcasting Corporation (September 30, 2020)
- A third man sues the Children's Home, claiming a house parent sexually assaulted him when he was a boy living at the Winston-Salem campus., by Michael Hewlett, WinstSalem Journal (September 22, 2020)
- Bangladeshi Catholic priest accused of raping minor girl, in UCA News (September 30, 2020)

October 1

- Priest Sexually Abuses Sick Woman in Private Room, by Rochelle Kirkham, The Courier (September 30, 2002)
- Catholic Headmaster Walks Free Despite Concealing Abuse Allegations, by Steve Zemek, NCA Newswire via The Australian (September 30, 2020)
- Victorian Child Sex Abuse Survivor Wins Second Chance to Sue Catholic Church in "Landmark" Case, by James Hancock, Australian Broadcasting Corporation (September 30, 2020)
- Brother Spared Jail for Hiding Child Abuse, by Margaret Scheikowski, Australian Associated Press via Yahoo News (September 30, 2020)
- Abuse Survivor's Court Win against Church, by Georgie Moore, Australian Associated Press via Yahoo News (September 30, 2020)
- Cardinal Pell Arrives in Vatican for Possible Meeting with Pope, in SkyNews (October 1, 2020)
- George Pell Returns to Rome after Acquittal on Child Abuse Charges, by Melissa Davey and Angela Giuffrida, The Guardian (September 30, 2020)
- Child Sexual Abuse and Insurance Coverage, by Gregory Love & Kimberlee Norris, Church Executive (September 30, 2020)
- Restorative Justice Film Promotes Healing, Honors Role of Late Ombudsperson, by Barb Umberger, Catholic Spirit (September 30, 2020)
- Former City of Buffalo Youth Mentor Gets 2 Years for Sexually Abusing Teen, by Aaron Besecker, Buffalo News (September 30, 2020)
- Systemic Impunity for Police Parallels Clerical Protection of Abusers, by Daniel P. Horan, National Catholic Reporter (September 30, 2020)
- Skubick: AG Nessel Poised to Bring More Charges in Catholic Priest Abuse Investigations, in WLNS-TV (September 30, 2020)
- Michigan AG to Announce New Abuse Charges against Catholic Priests, in Catholic News Agency (September 30, 2020)
- Diocese of Rockville Centre Files for Chapter 11 to Manage Legal Expenses and Facilitate Settlements with Abuse Survivors, in Long Island Catholic (October 1, 2020)
- R.I. Judge Hears Arguments over Whether Diocese Can Be Sued As ‘perpetrator’ of Abuse, by Brian Amaral, Providence Journal (September 30, 2020)
- Report Finds Flaws in Catholic Church Abuse-prevention Plans, by David Crary, Associated Press (October 1, 2020)
- Long Island Diocese Files for Bankruptcy after Surge of Sex-abuse Lawsuits, by Soma Biswas, Wall Street Journal (October 1, 2020)
- Rockville Centre Is Fourth NY Diocese to File for Bankruptcy, in Catholic News Agency (October 1, 2020)
- Diocese of Rockville Centre Files for Bankruptcy, Citing Child Victims Act, by Rose Weldon, Island Now (October 1, 2020)
- New York Catholic Diocese Files for Bankruptcy to Cover Abuse Lawsuit Costs, in Reuters (October 1, 2020)
- N.Y. Diocese Files for Bankruptcy Due to Wave of Sex Abuse Lawsuits, by Don Jacobson, UPI (October 1, 2020)
- Suburban NY Diocese Files for Bankruptcy Amid Abuse Lawsuits, by Michael R. Sisak, Associated Press (October 1, 2020)
- To the People of God of the Diocese of Rockville Centre:, in Diocese of Rockville Centre (October 1, 2020)
- Facing 200 Abuse Claims, Diocese Becomes U.s.’s Largest to Seek Bankruptcy, by Michael Gold, New York Times (October 1, 2020)
- I-team: Sex Abuse Plaintiff Secretly Recorded NYC Teacher Accused of Fondling Kids, by Chris Glorioso and Kristina Pavlovic, Channel 4 TV (September 29, 2020)
- Diocese of Rockville Centre Files for Chapter 11 Bankruptcy Amid Clergy Abuse Lawsuits, by Sophia Hall, WCBS 880 (October 1, 2020)
- Long Island Catholic Diocese Bankrupted by Abuse Suits, by Josh Saul, Bloomberg News (October 1, 2020)
- Diocese and Retired Priest Named in Lawsuit, in Diocese of Worcester website (October 1, 2020)

October 2

- Church Pastor and Ex-tv Presenter Who Abused Boys in 30-year Campaign Faces Sentencing - Recap, by David Powell Evans, NorthWalesLive (October 2, 2020)
- NY Diocese Bankruptcy Upsets Alleged Abuse Victims, in Associated Press via YouTube (October 1, 2020)
- Catholic Diocese Files for Bankruptcy, Cites Priest Abuse Lawsuits, Coronavirus Pandemic, by Chris Sheldon, (October 1, 2020)
- Camden’s Roman Catholic Diocese Declares Bankruptcy, Citing Covid-19 Costs and Priest Abuse Claims, by Jeremy Roebuck and Stephanie Farr, Philadelphia Inquirer (October 2, 2020)
- Diocese of Camden Files to Reorganize Finances under Bankruptcy Protection, by Jim Walsh, Cherry Hill Courier-Post (October 1, 2020)
- Camden Diocese Becomes Latest to File for Bankruptcy, in Channel 4 TV (October 2, 2020)
- Slidell Pastor Removed after Admitting to Sexual Abuse of a Minor in 2013, in WWl-TV (October 1, 2020)
- Orleans Catholic Church Rev. Patrick Wattigny Removed Ministry Because of Child Sex Abuse Admission, by Chris Finch, WVUE-TV (October 1, 2020)
- Two Priests Removed from Ministry, by Archbishop Gregory Aymond, Archdiocese of New Orleans (October 1, 2020)
- Former NJ Catholic School Chaplain Charged with Endangering Welfare of Students, in Daily Voice (October 1, 2020)
- Former Oratory Prep Chaplain Charged with Endangering 6 Students, by Caren Lisner, (October 1, 2020)
- Former Oratory Prep Chaplain Charged with Endangering Children, by Nick Muscavage, (October 1, 2020)
- Catholic Priest Abused Children in Indigenous, Rural Communities in Arizona, by Lauren Castle, Arizona Republic (October 1, 2020)
- Attorney General’s Report on Catholic Diocese to Be Released Soon, by Christina Guessferd, WCAX-TV (October 1, 2020)
- Analysis: Two Years after Mccarrick Investigation Began, Report Not Yet in Sight, by J. D. Flynn, Catholic News Agency (October 1, 2020)
- Long Island Diocese Files for Bankruptcy over Sex Abuse Lawsuits, by Alex Costello, (October 1, 2020)

October 3

- Before Priest Pat Wattigny Admitted Sex Abuse, Texts to Student LED to Resignation from Slidell School, Church Says, by Ramon Antonio Vargas and David Hammer, (October 2, 2020)
- R.I. Judge Hears Arguments over Whether Catholic Church Leaders Can Be Sued As ‘perpetrators’ of Sexual Abuse, by Brian Amaral, Providence Journal (October 3, 2020)
- Church Sex Abuse Lawsuit Targets Diocese in Arizona, Indiana, in Associated Press (October 1, 2020)

October 4

- Catholic school ex-chaplain accused of endangering students, in The WRAL (October 02, 2020)
- Becciu accused of sending Vatican funds to Australia during Pell trial, in Catholic News Agency (October 02, 2020)
- Dossier To Vatican Alleges Cardinal Becciu Covertly Channeled Money to Australia, by Edward Pentin, National Catholic Register (October 03, 2020)
- Vaticano, ricatti e dossier: è guerra tra alti prelati. Una pista porta in Australia, by Fiorenza Sarzanini, Corriere della Sera (October 02, 2020)
- National Redress Scheme applicant numbers lower than expected, prompting calls for urgent investigation, by Erin Parke, Australian Broadcasting Corporation (October 4, 2020)
- New hope for Ballarat survivors as Catholic Church settlement is set aside, by Jolyon Attwooll, Ballarat Courier (October 02, 2020)
- Camden's Catholic diocese left two-thirds of claims filed with sex abuse victim fund unpaid as it sought bankruptcy protection, by Jeremy Roebuck, Philadelphia Inquirer via Press of Atlantic City (October 03, 2020)
- Diocese, priest named in abuse lawsuit, in Catholic Free Press (October 01, 2020)
- Abuse in the Catholic Church: Meisner's Truth, in The Teller Report (October 02, 2020)
- Across U.S. Catholic archdioceses, child protection policies vary widely, in Penn Today (October 02, 2020)
- [Opinion] Screwed twice over: victims of abusive NJ Catholic clerics, by Barry Duke, Patheos (blog) (October 03, 2020)
- [News Release] Notice of Credible Allegation of Abuse, in Diocese of Kansas City-St. Joseph (October 02, 2020)

October 5

- Podcast features survivor of priest sex abuse who is working with Columbus diocese, by Danae King, Columbus Dispatch (October 5, 2020)
- Court enables child sexual abuse victims to sue Catholic Church, by Sonia Hickey, Mondaq / Sydney Criminal Lawyers (October 5, 2020)
- Adelaide female Anglican priest barred from practising because of marriage to woman, by Ben Nielsen, ABC (October 04, 2020)
- Prosecutors in Entre Ríos investigate claim priest raped nephew, in Buenos Aires Times (September 29, 2020)
- Former Farmington priest arrested on charges of sexually abusing teenager in 1970s, by Steve Neavling, Detroit Metro Times (September 29, 2020)
- Priest accused of 2013 abuse allegedly sent inappropriate texts to minor in 2020, by David Hammer, WWL 4 CBS (October 02, 2020)
- Priest who served parishes in Mendon, Upton accused of sex abuse in the ’70s, by Elaine Thompson, Telegram & Gazette via MetroWest Daily News (October 02, 2020)
- Diocese of Savannah faces lawsuit for covering up priest’s child sex abuse allegations, by Molly Curley, WSAV (September 29, 2020)
- Two More Catholic Dioceses File for Bankruptcy Protection, by Joseph H. Saunders, Legal Examiner - Saunders and Walker Attorney Blog (October 03, 2020)
- Shock, sadness after Slidell Parish priest added to credibly accused list, by Sara Pagones, WWL 4 CBS (October 01, 2020)
- Camden Latest Catholic Diocese Bankrupted by Clergy Abuse Claims, by Josh Saul, BNN Bloomberg (October 02, 2020)

October 6

- Amid Kerfuffle over Title, New Encyclical Accents ‘brothers and Sisters’, by Elise Ann Allen, Crux (October 4, 2020)
- Cardinal Pell Accuser Denies Bribe As Vatican Intrigue Grows, by Rod McGuirk and Nicole Winfield, Associated Press via Seattle Times (October 5, 2020)
- Priest in Nj, Former Prep School Chaplain, Charged with Endangering Students, in Catholic News Agency (October 5, 2020)
- Man Says 2 New Orleans Priests Abused Him; Church Gave Him Unlimited Therapy but No Abuse Listing, by David Hammer, WWL 4 CBS (October 5, 2020)
- Former Priest Sabine Griego Dies Weeks before Trial, by Colleen Heild, Albuquerque Journal (October 5, 2020)
- Former NYC Student Wore Wire to Catch Alleged Predator Teacher, by Melissa Klein, New York Post (October 3, 2020)
- Dilworth School Investigation: Manurewa Vicar Ross Browne Resigns Following Sexual Abuse Charges, by Elizabeth Binning, New Zealand Herald (October 6, 2020)
- Majority of Camden Diocese Abuse Claims Left Unprocessed Amid Bankruptcy Filing, in Catholic News Agency (October 5, 2020)
- Cash-strapped Buffalo Diocese Wants to Speed up Bankruptcy Case, by Jay Tokasz, Buffalo News (October 6, 2020)

October 7

- Inquiry Details Allegations of Sex Abuse at Hands of Bradford Vicar, Trevor Devamanikkam, by Jo Winrow, Teoegraph & Argus (October 6, 2020)
- Lincoln Priest Who Raped Boy Killed Himself before Court Date, in The Lincolnite (October 6, 2020)
- Church of England Forgave Paedophiles and Allowed Them to Continue Working with Children, Inquiry Finds, by Lizzie Dearden, The Independent (October 6, 2020)
- Safeguarding in the Church of England and the Church in Wales, in Independent Inquiry into Child Sex Abuse (October 6, 2020)
- Former Catholic Priest Dies before Abuse Trial, by Michael Gerstein, Santa Fe New Mexican (October 6, 2020)
- Archdiocese of New Orleans Removes Two Priests for Sexual Abuse and Obscenity with Women, by Alex Best, Christianity Daily (October 6, 2020)
- Ex-altar Boy Who Says R.I. Priest Sexually Abused Him on Trip to NYC Sues in New York, by Brian Amaral, Providence Journal (October 6, 2020)

October 8

- A Priest Abused Him As a Young Boy. Another Priest Rescued Him, Only to Do the Same Thing., by Alex Napoliello, (October 7 2020)
- Ex-catholic Priest in New Mexico Dies before Abuse Trial, in Associated Press (October 7, 2020)
- For Coptic Church, Changes, Questions after Priest Ouster, by Mariam Fam, Associated Press (October 7, 2020)
- Diocese's Concern Is Keeping Secrets, in Newsday (October 7, 2020)
- Mystery Woman Admits 500,000-euro Payment from Dismissed Cardinal, in Agence France-Presse via Barrons (October 7, 2020)
- N.J. Diocese Bankruptcy Filing Creates Uncertainty | Editorial, in South Jersey Times via (October 6, 2020)
- Buffalo Diocese Asking Judge to Speed up Bankruptcy Process, in WIVB News 4 (October 7, 2020)
- Santiago "Charlie" Feliciano Jr., in Plain Dealer (October 6, 2020)
- Diocesan Reorganization, in Catholic Star Herald (October 8, 2020)
- In Midst of Cardinal Scandal, Pope Seeks to Reassure Money Inspectors, by Philip Pullella, Reuters (October 8, 2020)
- Priests to Be Tried in Vatican Choir Boys Abuse Case, in Agence France-Presse (October 8, 2020)

October 9

- Bishop Provided Reference for Wiltshire Sex Abuse Priest, in BBC (October 6, 2020)
- Shocking Allegations from Pearl River Priest's Arrest Last Week, by Ramon Antonio Vargas and David Hammer, WWL 4 CBS (October 8, 2020)
- New Allegations Surface about Former Utah Priest Abusing 8-year-old Boy, by Courtney Tanner, Salt Lake Tribune (October 9, 2020)
- New Report Details 44 Accounts of Alleged Abuse by David Haas, by Sophie Vodvarka, National Catholic Reporter (October 6, 2020)

October 10

- Priest Found Unsuitable for Ministry after Sex Abuse Allegation in Chester County Is Substantiated, by Julie Shaw, Philadelphia Inquirer (October 9, 2020)
- Phila. Priest Removed from Ministry on Sex Abuse Claim, by Matthew Gambino, (October 9 2020)
- Archdiocese of Philadelphia Announces Priest Found Unsuitable for Ministry, in Archdiocese of Philadelphia (October 9, 2020)
- Priest Recorded Having Group Sex on Altar of Pearl River Church, Police Say; 3 Arrested, by Ramon Antonio Vargas and Sara Pagones, Times-Picayune and Advocate (October 8, 2020)
- Pearl River Church's Altar Removed, Burned after Priest, Dominatrices Allegedly Had Sex on It, by Ramon Antonio Vargas and Sara Pagones, Times-Picayune and Advocate (October 8, 2020)
- In Case Related to Abuse at Minor Seminary, Two Priests Face Trial at Vatican, by Cindy Wooden, Catholic News Service via Crux (October 9, 2020)
- Aymond Reconsecrates Church, Altar; Calls Priest's Acts "Demonic", by Christine Bordelon, Catholic News Service via National Catholic Reporter (October 12, 2020)

October 11

- Church abuse activist: ‘These ribbons are a cry for change’, by Phil Coleman, News & Star (October 10, 2020)
- Buffalo Priest Placed on Leave After Child Sexual Abuse Allegations, in Spectrum News (October 10, 2020)
- New book examines clergy sexual abuse — in the wide lens of history, by Thomas P. Doyle, National Catholic Reporter (October 10, 2020)
- French cardinal says book royalties to go to abuse victims, by Jonathan Luxmoore, Catholic News Service via Crux (October 10, 2020)
- The Archbishop’s Silence, by Rod Dreher, American Conservative (October 09, 2020)

October 12

- New Orleans priest removed for abuse sent messages to high school student, in Catholic News Agency (October 09, 2020)
- Inquiry to ask if ex-MP accused of child abuse was protected by police, prosecutors and politicians, by Ciaran Fagan, Leicester Mercury (October 12, 2020)
- Bishop of Carlisle facing call to quit over reference, by Phil Coleman, News & Star (October 11, 2020)
- Sex abuse: The price of negligence, ignorance and cover-ups, by Rock Ronald Rozario, Uniof Catholic Asian News (October 10, 2020)
- Pastor placed on administrative leave after two sex abuse allegations, by Harold Mcneil, Buffalo News (October 09, 2020)

October 13

- Bishop of Limerick Apologises to Man Who Was Sexually Abused by Priest As a Child, by David Hurley, Limerick Leader (October 12, 2020)
- Limerick Priest Jailed for Sexually Abusing Young Boy, by David Hurley, Limerick Leader (October 12, 2020)
- Man Claims He Was Sexually Assaulted by Former Principal of St. Michael's College School, by Adrian Ghobrial, Jessica Bruno and Meredith Bond, CityNewsToronto (October 13, 2020)
- Bishop Malooly Thanks Legal Community for Consistent Support during Annual ‘red Mass’ — Photo Gallery, by Mike Lang, The Dialog - Diocese of Wilmington (October 12, 2020)
- Vatican Putting 2 Priests on Trial Accused of Abuse, Coverup, by Nicole Winfield, Associated Press (October 12, 2020)
- Rochester Diocese Bankruptcy Case: 500 Sexual Abuse Claims Are on the Table, by Steve Orr, Democrat and Chronicle (October 13, 2020)

October 14

- Pa. Supreme Court Sets Hearing in Clergy Abuse Case, by Peter Smith, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (October 13, 2020)
- 14 Priests from Toronto Teaching Order Involved in Sex Assault Cases, by Adrian Ghobrial and Jessica Bruno, CityNewsToronto (October 13, 2020)
- Ex-merrillville Priest Accused of Abuse, Faking Assault Is Defrocked, Church Says, by Meredith Colias-Pete, Post-Tribune (October 13, 2020)
- Vatican Clears 91-year-old Priest of Abuse Allegation, by Andrew Stanton, Boston Globe (October 13, 2020)
- Vatican Trial for Sex Abuse in Pope’s Youth Seminary Opens, by Nicole Winfield, Associated Press (October 14, 2020)

October 15

- Archdiocese of New Orleans Prepares to Add 7 Franciscan Priests to Clergy Abuse List, by Ramon Antonio Vargas, Times-Picayune and Advocate (October 14, 2020)
- Priest Accused of Sex Abuse Allowed to Teach Despite "Psycho-sexual Tendencies", by Adrian Ghobrial, Meredith Bond and Jessica Bruno, CityNewsToronto (October 14, 2020)
- Toronto-based Order of Priests Buried Allegations of Sex Abuse at Boys Camp: Whistleblower, by Adrian Ghobrial, Jessica Bruno and Meredith Bond, CityNewsToronto (October 14, 2020)
- Vatican Puts Priests on Trial over Alleged Abuse Within Its Walls, by Elisabetta Povoledo, New York Times (October 14, 2020)
- Indiana Church Defrocks Priest Who Allegedly Abused Minor, Faked Assault Claim, by Michael Gryboski, Washington Post (October 14, 2020)

October 16

- Archdiocese of Omaha: Alleged Sexual Misconduct Came to Light after Priest's Death, in KETV 7 ABC (October 15, 2020)
- Poland Becomes Testing Ground for Vatican’s New Anti-abuse Legislation, by Paulina Guzik, Crux (October 13, 2020)
- Catholic Diocese of Richmond to Pay $6.3m to Victims of Sexual Abuse by Priests, Others, by Bill Atkinson, The Progress-Index (October 15, 2020)
- Byzantine Priest Who Made up Hate Crime Ordered to Life of Penance after Abuse Allegation, in Catholic News Agency (October 15, 2020)
- Priest Who Allegedly Admitted 2013 Child Sex Abuse under Investigation by St. Tammany Deputies, by Ramon Antonio Vargas, Times-Picayune and Advocate (October 15, 2020)
- Pope Replaces Saint-making Chief As Corruption Scandal Grows, by Nicole Winfield, Associated Press (October 15, 2020)
- Report on the Independent Reconciliation Program for the Catholic Diocese of Richmond, in Diocese of Richmond (October 13, 2020)
- Archdiocese of Omaha Probe Substantiates Sexual Misconduct Allegations against Deceased Priest, by Jessica Wade, Kearney Hub (October 16, 2020)
- Poland's Powerful Cardinal Dziwisz Accused of Covering up Abuse Case, by Szymon Piegza, National Catholic Reporter from the Polish web portal (October 15, 2020)
- Judge Dismisses Priest-abuse Suits against R.I. Catholic Diocese, by Brian Amaral, Providence Journal (October 16, 2020)
- I Was Educated by Abusive Priests. What Should I Do with the Gifts They Gave Me?, by Francis X. Sullivan, America Magazine (October 16, 2020)

October 17

- Late Priest Added to Albany Diocese's Offenders List, by Steve Barnes, Times Union (October 16, 2020)
- Dead Capital Region Priest Added to List of Child Sexual Abusers, by Johan Sheridan, WTEN (October 16, 2020)
- In Open Letter, Priests Support Archbishop Aymond after New Sex Scandals Rock Church, by Chris McCrory, WWL (October 16, 2020)
- New Orleans Archdiocese Priests Rally in Support of Archbishop Aymond, by David Hammer, WWL (October 16, 2020)
- New Orleans Priests Give Archbishop Gregory Aymond Vote of Confidence Despite Sex Scandals, by David Hammer and Ramon Antonio Vargas, Times-Picayune and Advocate (October 16, 2020)
- Colorado’s Catholic Dioceses Paid $6.68 Million to 73 Survivors of Priest Abuse, by Jesse Paul, Colorado Sun (October 16, 2020)
- Basilians Refuse to Answer Questions about Alleged Pedophile Priest Moved through Catholic Schools, by Jessica Bruno and Adrian Ghobial, CityNews 1130 (October 16, 2020)
- Woman Close to Vatican Cardinal Arrested in Corruption Probe, by Nicole Winfield, Associated Press (October 14, 2020)
- Pope Removes Polish Bishop Accused of Sex Abuse Cover-up, in Associated Press (October 17, 2020)
- Pope Francis Accepts Resignation of Polish Bishop under Investigation, by Hannah Brockhaus, Catholic News Agency / EWTN (October 17, 2020)
- Judge Dismisses 3 Priest Child Sex-abuse Lawsuits, in Associated Press (October 16, 2020)

October 18

- Pope Moves Against Polish Bishop Accused of Hiding Predators, by Nicole Winfield And Monika Scislowska, Associated Press via U.S. News and World Report (October 17, 2020)
- Chicago Archdiocese Removes Priest Amid Sexual Abuse Investigation, on The WBBM TV (October 18, 2020)
- Priest affiliated with Archdiocese of Chicago schools accused of sex abuse, by Andy Koval, Rob Sneed, And Judy Wang, WGN (October 18, 2020)
- Additional Lists of Publicly Accused Sexual Abusers, in Official Committee of Unsecured Creditors (October 13, 2020)

October 19

- Former Fairchance priest held for court in sexual abuse case, by Alyssa Choiniere, Herald-Standard (October 14, 2020)
- Landmark sexual abuse case a ‘beacon of hope’ for other victims, by Adrian Ghobrial And Jessica Bruno, CityNewsToronto (October 17, 2020)
- Woman who claims she was abused by Basilian priest now heads victim support network, by Adrian Ghobrial And Jessica Bruno, CityNewsToronto (October 19, 2020)
- Victims of convicted pedophile priest continue to search for accountability, by Adrian Ghobrial And Jessica Bruno, CityNews 660 (October 18, 2020)
- Clergy shortage grows to more than 3k Catholics for every priest, Vatican data shows, by Claire Giangravé, ReligiNews Service (October 16, 2020)
- Quick Hits: Cardinal Farrell’s new post, a priest’s belated vindication, by Phil Lawler, Catholic Culture / Trinity Communications (October 14, 2020)
- Diocese of Erie seeks stay in federal abuse suit as Pa. Supreme Court takes up big appeal, by Ed Palattella, Erie Times-News (October 13, 2020)
- Colorado Catholic dioceses pay $6.68M to sex abuse survivors, in Associated Press (October 18, 2020)
- Twin hit of abuse claims and pandemic could push NJ Catholic dioceses toward bankruptcy, by Deena Yellin, Record (October 19, 2020)

October 20

- Alleged Abuse, Coverups and Years of Trauma: inside the Legacy of the Basilian Fathers, in Kitchener Today (October 20, 2020)
- Churches Knew of Allegations against Notorious Paedophile Priests, Royal Commission Says, by Melissa Davey, The Guardian (October 20, 2020)
- Pope Accepts Resignation of Bishop Accused of Failing to Act on Abuse, by Junno Arocho Esteves, Catholic News Service via Catholic Philly (October 19, 2020)
- Archdiocese of Chicago Removes Retired Pastor Daniel Mccarthy from Norwood Park Parish Following Allegation of Sexual Abuse, by Kelli Smith, Chicago Tribune (October 19, 2020)
- ‘loophole’ in Child Abuse Reporting in Historic Cases: Advocates, by Adrian Ghobrial and Jessica Bruno, CityNews (October 20, 2020)

October 21

- Justices review priest abuse lawsuit’s ruling on time limits, by Mark Scolforo, Associated Press (October 20, 2020)
- AG charges former Farmington priest with sexual assault of minor, by Jonathan Shead, C&G Newspapers (October 20, 2020)
- Church tribunal finds accusation of sexual misconduct by Marquette priest ‘inconclusive’, in The WLUC (October 20, 2020)
- Ousted priest writes new book: Ordained by a Predator, by Bill Wyatt, FranklNews-Post (October 21, 2020)
- One N.J. Catholic diocese has filed for bankruptcy. Will the other 4 follow?, by Kelly Heyboer, Star-Ledger / (October 20, 2020)
- No guilt or innocence able to be established: Priest returned to ministry with strict limitations, officials say, in The Mining Journal (October 21, 2020)

October 22

- The Spiritual Exercises, by Lloyd Kramer and Scott Chestnut, New York Times (October 20, 2020)
- Leave Now: Aymond Tells Priests on Abuse List to Leave Clergy, in WWL (October 21, 2020)
- Archbishop Aymond Asking All Diocesan Priests Credibly Accused of Child Sex Abuse to Leave the Clergy Entirely, by David Hammer and Ramon Antonio Vargas, Times-Picayune and Advocate (October 21, 2020)
- Pope Francis, in Shift for Church, Voices Support for Same-sex Civil Unions, by Jason Horowitz, New York Times (October 21, 2020)
- Clergy Abuse Investigation Reaches Two-year Mark, in Mining Journal (October 22, 2020)

October 23

- Michigan’s Clergy Abuse Probe Identifies 454 Accused Priests, 811 Victims, by Justine Lofton, MichiganLive (October 21, 2020)
- Survivor Calls on Canadian Catholic Church to Release Names of Priests Accused of Assault, by Jessica Bruno, CityNewsToronto (October 22, 2020)
- Investigating Abuse in the Canadian Catholic Church, by Adran Ghobrial, CityNewsToronto (October 21, 2020)
- Four More Sex Abuse Suits Filed against Delbarton School Catholic Order, 16 Cases Now Pending, by Abbott Koloff, Daily Record (October 22, 2020)
- Patton Priest Placed on Leave after Accusation, in Altoona Mirror (October 23, 2020)
- Bishop of Beverley Faces Ban for Telling Abuse Victim to ‘move On’, by Kaya Burgess, The Times (October 22, 2020)
- Explosive Findings: Archdiocese Clergy Protected Priest Who Allegedly Stole $1m for Sex, Vacations, by Abbott Koloff and Deena Yellin, The Record (October 20, 2020)

October 24

- Man Sues Catholic Church in Vancouver Alleging He Was Drugged and Sexually Abused by Priest, by Keith Fraser, Vancouver Sun (October 24, 2020)
- Rev. Pat Wattigny, Louisiana Priest Accused of Sexual Abuse, Arrested in Georgia, by Ramon Antonio Vargas and David Hammer, Times-Picayune and Advocate (October 23, 2020)
- Priest Found Guilty of Sexual Assault Defrocked by Montreal Archdiocese, by Leah Hendry, CBC News (October 23, 2020)
- Priest Sex Trafficked Teen Drug Addicts for Decades: Doj, by Blake Montgomery, Daily Beast (October 23, 2020)
- Handling of Abuse Allegations Divides AG Candidates, in The Herald (October 24, 2020)

October 25

- At least 454 priests accused: Michigan reveals 'startling' clergy abuse report, by Tresa Baldas, Detroit Free Press (October 23, 2020)
- The Catholics Who Hate Joe Biden—And Pope Francis, by Tish Durkin, Atlantic (October 21, 2020)
- Pope names 13 new cardinals, includes WDC Archbishop Gregory, by Frances D'emilio, Associated Press (October 25, 2020)
- Pope appoints America’s first African American cardinal, D.C.’s Wilton Gregory, by Chico Harlan, Michelle Boorstein And Ann E. Marimow, WashingtPost (October 25, 2020)
- Thousands file sexual abuse claims against Boy Scouts as deadline in bankruptcy looms, by Kim Christensen, Los Angeles Times (October 22, 2020)
- Scouts' abuse claims may become largest case against a single national organization, by Rachel Axon And Cara Kelly, USA Today (October 23, 2020)
- Fr Frank’s Homily, by Fr Frank Brennan Sj, Catholic Outlook - Diocese of Parramatta (October 24, 2020)
- The Pope and Pell: 'One of the most fascinating relationships in Rome', by Andrew West, Guardian (October 24, 2020)
- Clergy abuse, by Colleen Augustine, Diocese of Salina (October 21, 2020)
- Findlay Priest, Zacharias Indicted for Sex Trafficking, in Shore News (October 24, 2020)
- Findlay priest faces 10-count indictment, including sex trafficking of a minor, by Jenson Strock, WTOL (October 23, 2020)
- Francis names 13 new cardinals, including Washington's Archbishop Gregory, by Joshua J. Mcelwee, National Catholic Reporter (October 25, 2020)
- Pope announces a consistory for the creation of 13 new cardinals, in Vatican News (October 25, 2020)
- French cases lead Focolare to promise investigation of handling abuse claims, by Cindy Wooden, Caholic News Service via National Catholic Reporter (October 22, 2020)
- Australian police not investigating Vatican money transfer, by Rod Mcguirk, Associated Press (October 22, 2020)

October 26

- Black D.C. archbishop’s rise marks a historic moment, by Elana Schor, Associated Press (October 26, 2020)
- The Rise of Wilton Gregory, the First African-American Cardinal, by Christina Morales, New York Times (October 25, 2020)
- Pope Francis Appoints First African-American Cardinal, by Elizabeth Dias And Jason Horowitz, New York Times (October 25, 2020)
- Archbishop Wilton Gregory, who slammed Trump, to become first African American cardinal, by John Bacon, USA Today (October 25, 2020)
- Beyond ‘Moviegate,’ deep questions remain on Vatican’s China gamble, by John L. Allen Jr., Crux (October 25, 2020)
- Survivor group slams Fresno Catholic churches for withholding names of accused priests, by Yesenia Amaro, Fresno Bee (October 26, 2020)
- ‘People don’t want to talk about it,’ but reports of children being exploited online have spiked substantially, by Dustin Racioppi, South Coast Today (October 24, 2020)
- Diocese appears for Chapter 11 First Day motions, by Michael Walsh, Catholic Star Herald (October 22, 2020)
- Ohio Priest Accused of Sex Trafficking Played Father Figure To Victims, Enabled Drug Addiction, by Suneeta Sunny, International Business Times (October 26, 2020)
- Catholic church needs to continue apology to Indigenous people, by Frank Lindh, MarIndependent Journal (October 25, 2020)

October 27

- Revealed: Ex-members of Amy Coney Barrett Faith Group Tell of Trauma and Sexual Abuse, by Stephanie Kirchgaessner, The Guardian (October 21, 2020)
- New Lawsuit Alleges Catholic Priest and Teacher Raped 6-year-old B.C. Boy in the 70s, by Bethany Lindsay, CBC News (October 27, 2020)
- Ex Priest Escapes Justice: Rosmini College Sex Abuse Investigation - William Jackson Admits Conduct, by Elizabeth Binning, New Zealand Herald (October 26, 2020)
- Slidell Priest Patrick Wattigny in St. Tammany Jail after Molestation Arrest in Georgia, by David Hammer, WWL 4 CBS (October 26, 2020)
- Rosmini College Sex Abuse: Brother William Jackson Groped Boys during Music Lessons, by Elizabeth Binning, New Zealand Herald (October 26, 2020)
- Vatican Court Hears Unprecedented Sexual Abuse Criminal Trial, by Sylvia Poggioli, National Public Radio (October 26, 2020)

October 28

- Pope Names New Bishop for Roman Catholic Diocese of Springfield, by Michael Connors, Amherst Bulletin (October 27, 2020)
- New Orleans Archdiocese Seeks Laicization for All Clergy Credibly Accused of Sex Abuse, by Kevin Jones, Catholic News Agency (October 27, 2020)
- Sexual Abuse Allegations against Priest, Employee, Vancouver Archdiocese, by Jeremy Hainsworth, Vancouver Courier (October 27, 2020)
- Vatican Abuse Trial: Victim Petitions to Sue Pre-seminary and Religious Group, by Hannah Brockhaus, Catholic News Agency (October 27, 2020)
- Derry Man Who Says Priest Abused Him Hits out at Church Probe, by Donna Deeney, Belfast Telegraph (October 26, 2020)
- Former Priest Who Downloaded Child Abuse Imagery Jailed, by Darren Skelton, Irish Times (October 27, 2020)
- Former Priest Files Defamation Suit, by Ed Runyan, The Vindicator (October 28, 2020)
- Reviled by Catholic Leaders, This NJ Activist Has Helped Many Victims of Clergy Sex Abuse, by Deena Yellin, New Jersey Herald (October 28, 2020)

October 29

- Former Youngstown Priest Sues Diocese for Defamation, in WKBN (October 28, 2020)
- Former Youngstown Priest Sues Diocese for Unsubstantiated Abuse Claims, by Justin Dennis, Mahoning Matters (October 29, 2020)
- Law Firm Demands Diocese of Fresno Publicly Name Accused Priests As Other Dioceses, by Yesenia Amaro, Fresno Bee (October 28, 2020)
- Law Firm Demands Diocese of Fresno Publicly Name Accused Priests As Other Dioceses, by Junno Arocho Esteves, Catholic News Service via Catholic Philly (October 28, 2020)
- To End Sexual Abuse in Churches, Dismantle Purity Culture, by Leslie Goldman, Marie Claire (October 26, 2020)

October 30

- Monsignor Joseph Kelly, 7 Others Added to Diocese's "Credibly Accused List", by David Singleton, Citizens Voice (October 29, 2020)
- Diocese of Scranton: Eight More Accused of Sexual Abuse, by Elizabeth Worthington, WNEP 16 ABC (October 29, 2020)
- Diocese of Scranton Adds Eight Names to List of Credibly Accused Individuals, in Diocese of Scranton (October 29, 2020)
- Napier Church Fence Tied with Ribbons to Raise Awareness of Child Sexual Abuse, by Shannon Johnstone, New Zealand Herald (October 25, 2020)
- Bail Set at $150,000 for Slidell Priest Accused of Molesting a Teen Boy, in WWL 4 CBS (October 27, 2020)
- Fort Myers Man Gets 5 New Charges of Sexual Abuse against Children after 2 More Victims Come Forward, in WINK (October 29, 2020)
- Name Change Reflects the Desire to Walk with Victims, by Moira Cullings, The Leaven - Archdiocese of Kansas City (October 30, 2020)
- David Haas Sexual Misconduct Report Alleges 44 Victims in 41 Years, by Jean Hopfensperger, Star Tribune (October 30, 2020)
- Former Paratrooper to Succeed Barbarin in Scandal-hit Lyon, by Tom Heneghan, The Tablet (October 30, 2020)
- Church Must Better Deal with Its Abuse Issue, by Mike Brinkac and Nancy Brinkac, Daily Progress (October 29, 2020)
- Jesuits Delay Naming Suspected Abusers, in Catholic Register (October 29, 2020)
- Diocese Bankruptcy Allows Orderly Compensation for Abuse Claims, in The Press (October 29, 2020)
- Former Irish Catholic Priest Jailed for Possession of Child Pornography, by Jack Beresford, Irish Post (October 29, 2020)
- Ex-priest Who Was Subject of Oscar-nominated Documentary on Sex Abuse Jailed for 22 Months over Child Pornography, by Eoghan Dalton, Independent (October 27, 2020)

October 31

- Deep State, Deep Church: How Qanon and Trumpism Have Infected the Catholic Church, by Kahryn Joyce, Type Investigations (October 30, 2020)
- Ri's Catholic Bishop Thomas Tobin Draws Fire for Tweets, but Feels His Role Is to Teach, by Mark Patinkin, Providence Journal via (October 30, 2020)
- Cardinal Woelki Would Step down If Implicated in Abuse Cover-ups, in Catholic News Service (October 30, 2020)
- News Briefing: Church in the World, in The Tablet (October 30, 2020)
- Archbishop Wilton Gregory Says "Carry on" Work for Racial and Societal Justice, by Audie Cornish, WCBU / NPR (October 30, 2020)
- Names of Priests Added to Rockford Catholic Diocese Sexual Abuse List, by Chris Green, Rockford Register Start (October 30, 2020)

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