This letter blows away the false impression of traditional Catholics as hate-filled, judgemental, unkind, uncaring and self-righteous.
Despite Church teachings, Catholics in America closely parallel the general populace in their support for abortion and homosexual 'marriage.'
One Swiss bishop criticized the report for being carried out 'arbitrarily and autonomously, without the consent of the bishops.'
It's almost school! The seasons come and go, don't they? In the news: the Catholic school board is building a new school, Toronto South Detention Centre is facing another problem, and former school board chair Chris Spence is under fire for professional misconduct. Show More Summary
Józef Wesolowski, a former Catholic archbishop and papal envoy who was under house arrest in Vatican City, was found dead Friday ahead of his trial on charges that he sexually abused children, possessed pornography, and offended Christian morality. Show More Summary
VATICAN CITY — A Catholic former archbishop accused of child sex offenses was found dead on Friday, the Vatican said, a month after he was hospitalized on the eve of his trial. Jozef Wesolowski faced charges of paying boys for sexual...Show More Summary
VATICAN CITY (Reuters) - A Catholic former archbishop accused of child sex offences was found dead on Friday, the Vatican said, a month after he was hospitalized on the eve of his trial.
A Portland Catholic school has changed its hiring policies after students, parents and alumni reacted with outrage when a job offer was rescinded because the applicant was gay. St. Mary’s Academy was always seen as a progressive institution, interested in social justice, but when Lauren Brown inquired about marrying her partner, her job as a... Read more »
Pope Francis has brought new spirit into the Catholic Church with his humble lifestyle and direct and often challenging commentary on world affairs and personal ethics. With topics ranging from climate change, to true love, to global...Show More Summary
Saturday, August 29th at noon, LSP Senior Trooper Steven Vincent will be laid to rest. Funeral services will be at Our Lady Queen of Heaven Catholic Church in Lake Charles. Steven was murdered by a cowardly, subhuman piece of filth last Saturday, a man with multiple DUI convictions and a history of petty crimes, a...
There is a rising tide of nativism washing over the United States at this particular moment. We have seen such waves recurrently in our history. In the 1840s, it was the Know-Nothings, who hated Catholics and opposed Irish immigration and were even responsible for riots and other acts of violence. Show More Summary
The largest private school system in the country announced Thursday that Jim Rigg will serve as its new superintendent, effective Oct. 5.
Schools in the Springfield diocese won't turn away children of gay parents, but they may make them feel unwelcome. read more
The power of the Catholic laity was dramatically illustrated today when the board of a Portland, Ore., all-girls Catholic high school reversed its ban on hiring LGB employees.
Tuesday, August 25, Salt Lake City Utah- In the least likely of places for views that align with Atheists, Mormons, Agnostics, Protestants, Catholics and Jews (to name a few), Preacher Topher Mehlhoff spoke to a pink clad, pro-choice crowd in front of the Salt Lake City Capitol. Show More Summary
“Effective immediately, St. Mary’s has added sexual orientation to its equal employment opportunity policy." The post Catholic School That Fired Lesbian Employee Reverses Course, Now Accepts Openly LGBT Workers appeared first on ThinkProgress.
They now say they've "changed their policy" on LGBT staff, but her position has been refilled... read more
A gay counselor who had a job offer rescinded from a Portland, Ore., all-girls Catholic school won't get her job back, local reports said.
“The Magdalene” is the first single we’ve heard from St. Louis’ Foxing since they reissued The Albatross last year, and it marks a towering, majestic return. This is a song about Catholic guilt, and Foxing more than hint at that with both the title and its inaugural lyrics: “I’m going down with a rosary.” Connor […]
Inspired by its Global Investable Shariah Index, designed to offer Muslim investors a set of Shariah-compliant investment solutions, financial services company Standard & Poor's announced the creation of the first Catholics Values Index last week.