Nation Jun 11

Divine Redeemer Catholic Church is reflected off another church across the street in Mt. Carmel, Pennsylvania. The church was one of the locations where a priest accused of sexual abuse had been assigned. Photo by Carlos Barria/Reuters
Prosecutors crack down on clergy abuse as bishops gather for conference

For decades, leaders of the Roman Catholic Church were largely left to police their own. But now, as American bishops gather for a conference to confront the reignited sex-abuse crisis this week, they're facing the most scrutiny ever from secular…