FRESNO CATHOLICS TO BISHOP: REMOVE OPENLY HOMOSEXUAL PASTOR

FRESNO, Calif. (ChurchMilitant.com) – California parishioners are urging their bishop to remove a homosexual priest from ministry due to his sordid track record. Concerned Catholics at two parishes in Hanford, Immaculate Heart and St. Brigid, want Bp. Armando Ochoa of Fresno to stop reassigning Fr. Jean-Michael Lastiri and covering up his history, which includes: Posting … [Read more…]

‘There Are No Tints On The Window’: Miami Beach Police After Two Priests Caught Performing Sex Act In Car

Two Chicago-area priests were charged Monday with Lewd and Lascivious behavior and Indecent Exposure after being caught performing a sexual act inside a car parked on a Miami Beach street. According to Miami Beach Police, 39-year-old Diego Berrio and 30-year-old Edwin GiraldoCortez were in the front seat of a car performing oral sex. Read more … [Read more…]

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…]