Catholic World Report: “The motive for sexual abuse of minors and ecclesiastical inferiors,” says the former prefect of the CDF, “is not the thirst for power over others, but unmastered sexual desire, which leads to the sin of lust and … Continue reading
California Catholic Daily: Prof. Greg Thatcher loses lawsuit after he and some of his students purposefully wiped away pro-life chalk messages written by Fresno State Students for Life. Report is here.
Bravo for the Hibernians of Suffolk County Long Island. The disgrace will go on in the big city just like last year, Dolan front and center. CNA, Kevin Jones: Controversy over a New York abortion bill resulted in a rebuke … Continue reading
AsiaNews, Shafique Khokhar: Charges of desecrating the pages of the Qurʾān saw three young Christian women, including two minors, placed under arrest. It was later discovered that none of the charges were true, but by then the news had spread … Continue reading
National Catholic Register, Edward Pentin: Allegations that led to Cardinal George Pell’s conviction for sexual abuse are “absolutely unbelievable” and “without proof,” Cardinal Gerhard Müller has sai. The prefect emeritus of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith also … Continue reading
ChurchMilitant: A perusal of Long’s Facebook page reveals her support for abortion. One post shared on her timeline reads: “To be against abortion AND comprehensive sex education and affordable access to birth control is like being against fire AND fire extinguishers. Report … Continue reading
Catholic World Report, George Weigel: The inspiring story of Bishop Borys Gudziak, recently named the new head of the Greek Catholic Archeparchy of Philadelphia. Story is here.
Liturgy Guy, Father Donald Kloster: Through more than twenty years of offering both the Novus Ordo Mass (NOM) and the Traditional Latin Mass (TLM), this writer has observed variations between the people attending the two different Masses within the Roman … Continue reading
First Things, George Weigel: Has it occurred to anyone else debating the perverse verdict rendered against Cardinal George Pell, which convicted him of “historic sexual abuse,” that the cardinal did not have to return to his native Australia to face … Continue reading
LifeSiteNews, Martin M. Barillas: A disturbing photo has surfaced showing a little girl crushing a baby doll with her foot at an abortion rally in Argentina. The photo was taken in Buenos Aires at one of the many Feb. 19 … Continue reading
This is awesome. And, too, is the fact that the Catholic Church has grown in Nigeria from 19 million in 2005 to 52 million in 2010. The video is hard to play but if you keep hitting the play button … Continue reading
Crisis, K.V. Turley:The new Irish law permitting abortion took effect on January 1, 2019. This controversial legislation was rushed through the normally sluggish Irish Parliament. The current political class then proceeded to pat itself on the back, with the Irish prime … Continue reading
Phil Lawler sums up the fraudulent testimony in the accusations of two young men. Lawler does so without offending the reader’s sensibilities with the details of the graphic falsehoods. Catholic Culture: Cardinal Pell has been convicted of molesting two young … Continue reading
Crisis, Julia Meloni: On March 3, 2013, Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O’Connor—an alumnus of the St. Gallen mafia—met with then-Cardinal Bergoglio over risotto and wine. It was the evening before the pre-conclave general congregations—as Murphy-O’Connor recalls in his memoirs—and the old friends were discussing … Continue reading
National Catholic Register, Joseph Pronechen: It happened February 1646 in the Philippines. Warships of the Dutch Republic, which had recently fought a decades-long war in Europe with Spain, were in the South Pacific attempting to wrest complete control of the … Continue reading