The university will investigate whether any of Archbishop McCarrick’s alleged abuses occurred at its seminaries

The investigation will include the Archdiocese of Chicago, which is headed by Cardinal Blase Cupich

Fr Edmundo Paredes is accused of assaulting three teenage boys

The study said religion can mould hearts and minds in ways that typical methods of discipline cannot

Jay Austin and Lauren Geoghegan took a gamble on the world and lost

The cardinal is facing increasing pressure over his handling of abuse claims

Fr Basil Hutsko, who is not suspected of abuse, was knocked unconscious by an unknown attacker

The cardinal faces continuing criticism over his handling of the abuse crisis

The tour comes amid one of the biggest crises in the history of the US Church