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Under growing global pressure like never before, Jesuits in the western part of the United States announce Friday in a letter that they will release the names of all members of the religious order in that region with “credible allegations of sexual abuse of minors” dating back to 1950.
According to the announcement, the list will be released on Dec. 7 and the province will conduct an external review of its files to ensure the list is complete. There are five provinces in the United States.
The region covered under Friday’s announcement is comprised of Alaska, Arizona, California, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, Oregon, Utah and Washington.
In the wake of the Pennsylvania grand jury report, this is a truly significant development.
A key church leader conceded Friday that the publication of the list may bring forward more victims—and open up the order to more lawsuits…
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