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Diocese: Fairbanks priest under investigation

...overseeing the Catholic Diocese of Fairbanks.The diocese is awaiting the appointment of a bishop to replace Bishop Donald Kettler, who was reassigned to Minnesota last year by Pope Francis."We have notified all ministerial personnel," Rosenberg...
Fairbanks bishop apologizes for church abuse church representatives. In a full-page advertisement in the Fairbanks Daily News-Miner on Sunday, Bishop Donald Kettler offered to bring healing to those harmed by child sexual abuse and to update the diocese efforts to prevent abuse...
Where to put the faith

...of the Catholic diocese of Juneau joined the two other Catholic bishops in Alaska, Roger Schwietz of Anchorage and Donald Kettler of Fairbanks, in issuing a letter urging the United States to seek a peaceful resolution to the conflict with Iraq...
Fairbanks diocese blasted for withholding documents

...the month. The Chicago-based Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests sent a harshly worded letter to Bishop Donald Kettler to "stop stonewalling" and allow the release of all documents pertaining to the Rev. James E. Poole. The 82-year-old...
Alaska priest abuse cases still pending in Fairbanks diocese

...Chapter 11 bankruptcy. "It's great that they settled," said Robert Hannon, special assistant to Catholic Bishop Donald Kettler, "but it doesn't change too many things for us." Hannon said the diocese is still hoping to find a settlement...
Healing Mass held for priest abuse victims

...Federation of Natives Convention liturgy and Mass of Healing and Reconciliation. Fairbanks Catholic Diocese Bishop Donald Kettler was joined by Archbishop Roger Schwietz of Anchorage and Bishop Edward Burns of Juneau in celebrating the Mass. The...
Bishop apologizes for priest's advances

...century, nearly all of it in Alaska. It is unlikely Hargreaves will return, the spokesman said. Last month, Bishop Donald Kettler of the Fairbanks Diocese, which includes Bethel and most of the coastal and Interior villages, publicly apologized...
Alaska priest named in abuse lawsuit

...Nome. It did not come to the Fairbanks diocese's attention until Tuesday. Ornowski contacted Fairbanks Bishop Donald Kettler and the superior of his Massachusetts congregation, said Robert Hannon, diocesan chancellor. Kettler put Ornowski...
Alaska Digest

...ministry in Fairbanks, according to a letter read at Sunday services to parishioners throughout the diocese. Bishop Donald Kettler said in the letter that he made the decision after reviewing the diocese's internal investigation, which included...
2nd plaintiff joins sex suit against priest

...asserts church officials knew about McCaffrey's inclinations, but failed to protect parishioners. Fairbanks Bishop Donald Kettler was unavailable for comment, but his assistant Fred Villa said diocese officials had not seen the lawsuit. "Certainly...


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