Tuesday 25 September 2018

If archdiocese goes bankrupt, parishes may have to close


David Quinn

THE news that the Dublin archdiocese is in severe financial difficulties should not come as a surprise.

Over €13m has been paid out in the last few years as a result of the abuse scandals.

The investments of the archdiocese have taken a huge hit as a result of the economic recession, and the recession has also badly hit the collection plate.

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