St. John’s Abbey responds to sexual abuse lawsuit, says it will seek the truth

May 23, 2014, edition By Sue Schulzetenberg-Gully St. John’s Abbey will cooperate to seek the truth in regards to the allegations against Benedictine Father Richard Eckroth, according to a statement released by the abbey. Benedictine Father Eckroth is the center of a sexual abuse lawsuit filed May 19 in Stearns County. The complaint alleges Father…