The Church’s Pastoral Response to Allegations of Misconduct

Supervisors need to act on allegations of misconduct.

11.1 Supervisors will take all allegations of misconduct seriously and will immediately and thoroughly investigate all concerns. Investigations will be conducted with the guidance of the appropriate Archdiocesan official and will follow all Archdiocesan procedures and applicable Church and State law.
11.2 The Supervisor will respond immediately and effectively to deal with any accusation of misconduct brought against church personnel. The obligation to investigate an allegation is in no way a judgment of the person being accused. It is always important for all members of the Church to be sensitive to the needs and feelings of