Former Cardinal, ousted for sex abuse, is now living in Kansas friary

Former Cardinal Theodore McCormick is residing at St. Fidelis Friary in Victoria, KS., which is within a block of Victoria Elementary School.
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Former Cardinal Theodore McCormick is residing at St. Fidelis Friary in Victoria, KS., which is within a block of Victoria Elementary School.

Melinda Henneberger is a columnist and member of The Star’s editorial board. She has covered crime, local and state government, hospitals, social services, prisons and national politics and worked in Texas, New York and Washington, D.C. For 10 years, she was a reporter for The New York Times based in New York, Washington and Rome. In 2018, she received the Scripps Howard’s Walker Stone Award for opinion writing.