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Priests told to refocus on holy living

O’Malley offers strategy amid Europe scandal

“God is trying to get our attention,’’ Cardinal Sean O’Malley said to priests at the Cathedral of the Holy Cross yesterday. “God is trying to get our attention,’’ Cardinal Sean O’Malley said to priests at the Cathedral of the Holy Cross yesterday. (George Martell/ The Catholic Foundation)
By Lisa Wangsness
Globe Staff / March 31, 2010

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Cardinal Sean O’Malley directly addressed the sex abuse scandal in Europe in his Holy Week homily to priests yesterday, telling local clergy that “the crisis that keeps coming back at us’’ underscores the need for priests to “live a life of holiness.’’ He thanked the priests for their sacrifice and service but urged them to work on living more balanced ... (Full article: 827 words)

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