Talley’s call for repentence in Lenten season comes with list of accused priests

By , Daily Memphian Updated: February 29, 2020 4:15 PM CT | Published: February 28, 2020 6:13 PM CT

The new report and list lacks the detail that a trove of internal church documents and depositions released a decade ago show about how the Catholic Diocese handled allegations of child sexual abuse by priests over a half century.


Catholic Diocese of Memphis Bishop David P. Talley child sexual abuse

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