Reese Dunklin is an author at Religion News Service.
Sitting on billions, Catholic dioceses amassed taxpayer aid
(AP) — Overall, the nation’s nearly 200 dioceses, where bishops and cardinals govern, and other Catholic institutions received at least $3 billion.
Catholic Church lobbied for taxpayer funds, got $1.4B
NEW YORK (AP) — The U.S. Roman Catholic Church used an unprecedented exemption from federal rules to amass at least $1.4 billion in taxpayer-backed coronavirus aid, with millions going to dioceses that have struggled financially because of clergy sexual abuse cover-ups.
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.