Knoxville Bishop: "I'm sorry what my ...

Knoxville Bishop: "I'm sorry what my brother priests have done"

The leader of the Catholic Church in East Tennessee apologized Thursday to victims of sex abuse in the broader church, but said he can all but promise there are no cases of sexual abuse in Knoxville or the surrounding parishes. "I can't guarantee 100 percent, I can guarantee probably 99 percent," Bishop Richard Stika said.

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