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Sentencing of Chaldean Church Worker Found Guilty of Child Sexual Abuse 1000 750 Chaldean Diocese of St. Thomas the Apostle U.S.A

Sentencing of Chaldean Church Worker Found Guilty of Child Sexual Abuse

Following the verdict of a former Chaldean Church worker, Bishop Francis Kalabat issues the following statement.

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Regarding Chaldean Church Worker Found Guilty of Child Sexual Abuse 1000 750 Chaldean Diocese of St. Thomas the Apostle U.S.A

Regarding Chaldean Church Worker Found Guilty of Child Sexual Abuse

Following the verdict of a former Chaldean Church worker, Bishop Francis Kalabat issues the following statement.

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Bishop’s Annual Message Regarding the Protection of Children 1599 1066 Chaldean Diocese of St. Thomas the Apostle U.S.A

Bishop’s Annual Message Regarding the Protection of Children

Bishop Francis Kalabat’s annual message regarding the Protecting God’s Children (PGC) program within our eparchy.

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Bp. Francis Kalabat Meets with Fellow Bishops to Address Abuse Crisis 2016 1512 Chaldean Diocese of St. Thomas the Apostle U.S.A

Bp. Francis Kalabat Meets with Fellow Bishops to Address Abuse Crisis

From June 11-14, Bp. Francis Kalabat met with fellow bishops for the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) 2019 Spring General Assembly in Baltimore, Maryland.

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Update – Abuse Allegations 2000 1500 Chaldean Diocese of St. Thomas the Apostle U.S.A

Update – Abuse Allegations

Sub-deacon Hurmiz Ishak (Najeeb) was able to fulfill his bond requirements on December 12, 2018 and therefore was allowed to be at home while the case is investigated by civil authorities.

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Arabic Official Statement – Abuse Allegations 2000 1375 Chaldean Diocese of St. Thomas the Apostle U.S.A

Arabic Official Statement – Abuse Allegations

Official Statement – Abuse Allegations 1200 900 Chaldean Diocese of St. Thomas the Apostle U.S.A

Official Statement – Abuse Allegations

  November 2, 2018 Official Diocesan Statement Regarding the Arrest of Hurmiz Risko Ishak: The Chaldean Diocese of St. Thomas the Apostle, Southfield, Michigan is cooperating fully with local law enforcement authorities regarding the arrest of Hurmiz Risko Ishak on allegations of child sexual abuse. Hurmiz, 65, also known as Najib, was hired in 1997…

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