News from usccb

New Resource Highlighting Steps to Confront Clergy Sex Abuse

This website reinforces the importance of prevention, protection and accountability in response to the ongoing work to eradicate clergy sexual abuse. Browse through the layers of the Holy Father’s Motu Proprio, the 2002 Charter for the Protection of Children and Young People and its progress, as
well as the new reforms set to be discussed in Baltimore. Learn more at

President of U.S. Bishops Conference Issues statement on Pope Francis’s Motu Proprio Ordering Worldwide Response to the Evil of Sexual Abuse

U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops’ Administrative Committee Statement on Sex Abuse Scandals; Committee Releases Actions to be Taken within its