Jim Mustian is an author at Religion News Service.
NFL team’s deep Catholic ties behind role in abuse crisis
(AP) — The controversy that has led fans to question what exactly the New Orleans Saints did for the church and whether it was appropriate.
NFL’s Saints fight to shield emails in Catholic abuse crisis
The team is trying to block the release of emails allegedly showing its executives ‘softening’ the impact of the local Roman Catholic archdiocese’s burgeoning sexual abuse crisis.
Official: Black nationalist link to Jersey shooting probed
JERSEY CITY, N.J. (AP) — Some sects of the Hebrew Israelites, a black supremacist group, are known for fierce condemnations of white and Jewish people.
Surge of new abuse claims threatens church like never before
(AP) — The day the Catholic Church has long feared has come, with 15 states extending or suspending their statute of limitations to allow abuse claims stretching back decades.