The Elite: Where Gay Rights Trumps Stopping Child Abuse

The elite are quickly dismissing written testimony from an archbishop because they think it’s all about hating the gays. A former Vatican Ambassador to the United States asserts that Pope Francis allowed a serial pederast to continue as a cardinal of the church, even undoing sanctions imposed by Pope Benedict on that cardinal. A newspaper … [Read more…]

U.S. Bishop: Homosexual Abuse of Youth is a ‘Wickedness’ That ‘Should Be Hated With a Perfect Hatred’

Commenting on the recent revelations of sexual abuse in the Catholic Church, specifically that of predator Archbishop Theodore McCarrick and the cases detailed in the Pennsylvania Grand Jury Report, several bishops and lay leaders have blamed a “homosexual subculture” in the hierachy of the Church and called for the removal of the priests, bishops, and … [Read more…]

Hubris meets nemesis? (Updated)

UPDATE 8/29: More from the Cupich interview. Has to be seen to be believed. The pattern is by now familiar. Serious criticisms are leveled by serious people against the pope; the pope ignores them; and his associates and defenders disregard the substance of the criticisms while flinging ad hominem attacks at the critics. This happened … [Read more…]

VIGANÒ: POPE, HENCHMEN LIED ABOUT KIM DAVIS MEETING

WASHINGTON (ChurchMilitant.com) – Archbishop Carlo Maria Viganò is setting the record straight regarding a controversial meeting between Pope Francis and Kim Davis in 2015. Davis, a marriage clerk in Rowan County, Kentucky, became something of a conservative folk hero when she was jailed for refusing to issue same-sex wedding licenses. Her cause was bolstered after … [Read more…]