Financial Crisis Deepens for Boston's Catholic Churches Boston's Catholic churches struggle with financial problems tied to the priest sex-abuse scandal. Contributions are down and the sluggish economy is no help. Hardest hit are poor parishes that traditionally draw financial support from the archdiocese. Monica Brady-Myerov reports.
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Financial Crisis Deepens for Boston's Catholic Churches

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Financial Crisis Deepens for Boston's Catholic Churches

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Boston's Catholic churches struggle with financial problems tied to the priest sex-abuse scandal. Contributions are down and the sluggish economy is no help. Hardest hit are poor parishes that traditionally draw financial support from the archdiocese. Monica Brady-Myerov reports.