Catholic Bishop lauded for sense of compassion and justice in handling his diocese’s abuse scandal

COVINGTON, Ky. – For years we’ve heard the emotional stories of men and women sexually abused, in their teens, within the Diocese of Covington. However, family members of those victims have kept quiet about their own pain and suffering – until now.

Victims’ cries weren’t clearly heard until the 2002 installation of Roger Foys as bishop.

He met many of them and helped settle the country’s only class action sex abuse lawsuit.

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