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What Happened? Why? What Now? Clergy Sexual Abuse in the Catholic Church

Fordham Lincoln Center Campus McNally Amphitheatre 140 West 60th St.

A distinguished panel will address the questions ‘what, why, and what now?’ about clergy abuse and its concealment.  This event seeks to contribute to well-informed and effective responses by and from Catholics, citizens, and all who are impacted.


Celia B. Fisher, Ph.D., Marie Ward Doty University Chair in Ethics Professor of Psychology, Director, Center for Ethics Education, Fordham University
David Gibson, award-winning journalist, author and filmmaker, Director, Center of Religion and Culture, Fordham University M. Cathleen Kaveny, J.D., Ph.D., Darald and Juliet Libby Professor of Law and Theology, Boston College
Bryan N. Massingale, 
S.T.D., Professor of Theological and Social Ethics, James and Nancy Buckman Chair in Applied Christian Ethics, Fordham University

Sponsors - Fordham University Department of Theology, The Francis and Ann Curran Center for American Catholic Studies, and the Institute on Religion, Law, and Lawyer’s Work.

Conveners Christine Firer Hinze, Professor of Theology and Director of the Curran Center for American Catholic Studies, and J. Patrick Hornbeck, Chair and Professor of Theology, Fordham University

Earlier Event: October 29
✝Mass (St. Paul's)
Later Event: October 30