This recent episode of Catholic Faith Network’s Encounter features an interview with Cardinal Blase Cupich, an organizing member of the February Vatican Summit on the Protection of Minors.  A second interview with Mary McMahon, director of the Diocese of Rockville Centre’s Office for the Protection of Children and Young People, provides an overview of the Diocese’s ongoing efforts in this area.

Additional expanded interviews can be seen here:

Encounter Extra with Mary McMahon –
Encounter Extra with Cardinal Cupich –


Encounter, hosted by Bishop John Barres, airs on the Catholic Faith Network on Monday 8 p.m., Tuesday 5 p.m., Wednesday 10:30 p.m., Thursday 11:30 a.m. and 5:30 p.m., Friday 9 a.m., Saturday 6:30 p.m., and Sunday 10 a.m.