Donald Wuerl facts for kids
Wuerl was criticized for how he handled abuse cases during his time in Pittsburgh in 2018. Wuerl has denied mishandling the cases.
On October 12, 2018, Pope Francis accepted his resignation as Archbishop of Washington. He remains a member of the College of Cardinals, eligible to vote in a papal election until November 2020. Wilton Daniel Gregory will replace him.
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President Bush and wife Laura with outgoing Archbishop McCarrick (left) and incoming Wuerl (right), welcome papal nuncio Pietro Sambi to the White House
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