Monthly Archives: October 2011

Catholic Bishops and Bigots appear to have Common Ground

The US Conference of Catholic Bishops behavior is being described as bigoted. Apparently this description of their position on Gay Marriage by the Justice Department is becoming a very difficult pill to swallow. Like the clergy sexual abuse scandal when … Continue reading

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Fox News or a Bigotry factory

When the whole purpose of Fox News appears to be based on a feeding frenzy of bigotry as exampled by what happened on the Sean Hannity show on the evening of October 27, 2011. The show engage in a theater … Continue reading

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Bishop Lori’s Trick or re-treat Echoes the Pope’s Halloween Letter in Congressional Testimony

All Saints” aka Halloween, is a Holy Day of Obligation in the Roman Catholic Church. The Letter to the Bishops of the Catholic Church on the Pastoral Care of Homosexual Persons, (also known by its opening words Homosexualitatis problema or, … Continue reading

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Occupy Wall Street the Way forward Is None Violence

The cry of the people is being heard on the streets of American and indeed around the world. The message is clear economic justice not only for the middle class but also for the poor. The visible anger among the … Continue reading

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Cardinal George why fear Reform?

Recently at a Forum conducted at the University of Illinois at Chicago on the legacy of Vatican II presented by Cardinal Francis George the Cardinal was asked a question he was obviously uncomfortable with. The question asked “Does Vatican II … Continue reading

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Catholic Identity or Federal Funding?

What does Catholic Charities USA, Catholic Hospitals, and Catholic Colleges have in common when it comes to accepting Federal and/or State funds vs. Catholic Identity? What are the strings that are attached to such funding. Finally what are the implications … Continue reading

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Archbishop Niensted Promotes Bigotry In Minnesota

The Archbishop of Minneapolis/St. Paul John Nienstedt has declared war on the gay Community of Minnesota, and hopes to interrupt the march towards equality by promoting bigotry masked as religious faith. It comes as no surprise that he would turn … Continue reading

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