Father C. Frank Phillips will Not Return as Pastor of St. John Cantius Church
In March of this year, Cardinal Blase Cupich of Chicago removed Father C. Frank Phillips, pastor of St. John Cantius Church and superior of the Canons Regular of St. John Cantius, due to “credible allegations of improper conduct involving adult men,” according to a letter signed by the cardinal and read to parishioner s at the weekend Masses.
Because Father Phillips is a member of the Congregation of the Resurrection, the cardinal referred the matter to that order for further investigation. The Congregation of the Resurrection subsequently formed its own review board, which conducted the investigation.
On June 20, a group known