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Bishops' Statement on Peace to Resolve Global Conflicts

Seattle, WA January 8, 2020 – The bishops of the Archdiocese of Seattle support today’s joint statement from Archbishop José H. Gomez of Los Angeles, the president of the United States Catholic Conference and Archbishop David J. Malloy of Rockford, the chairman of the USCCB’s Committee on International Justice and…

Archdiocese settles 1960s abuse case involving volunteer CYO coach

The Archdiocese of Seattle recently reached a final settlement of $250,000 for a case involving allegations of sexual abuse by a former CYO basketball coach. In the late 1960s and early 1970s, Terry McGrath was a volunteer coach at St. Louise Parish in Bellevue. In the 1970s, he served as…