Complicit Clergy
Liberalism Is a Sin
Tue, 14 Jul 2020 16:02:53 +0000
Liberalism is sinful in itself—sinful in its philosophical assumptions, its moral and political doctrines, and its anti-clerical history, as Felix Sard y Salvany, a Spanish priest in the late 19th century, demonstrated in El Liberalismo es pecato (Liberalism Is a Sin). Thus, a priest who is a liberal is a heretic as well, and a […]
WATCH: The Case of Fr. Theodore Rothrock
Tue, 14 Jul 2020 13:52:03 +0000
  Faithful Catholics in the diocese of Lafayette, Indiana are troubled by their bishop’s capitulation to a leftist group’s demand that a good priest be ousted. “Fr. Ted is superb. He’s done more community outreach with all groups of people — not just whites, not just this person — black, brown, the Asians — everywhere, […]
WATCH: Defamed Detroit Priest Vindicated
Mon, 13 Jul 2020 13:29:23 +0000
A falsely accused Detroit priest has been vindicated, an arbitration panel unanimously finding he was the target of defamation and awarding him damages of $125,000. “I want to express my deep gratitude to my outstanding, dedicated attorneys for this vindication of truth,” Fr. Eduard Perrone said in comments to Church Militant. “I join all those […]
What Father Martin Gets Wrong About ‘White Jesus’
Mon, 13 Jul 2020 12:08:12 +0000
With his clarion call to sideline (but not necessarily destroy) traditional images of Christ, Father Martin, whether wittingly or not, has once again put himself in the service of the oligarchical power structure of the “post-Christian” West. He isn’t being radical or “edgy” for supporting the veiling of images of Christ and Our Lady as […]
It Won’t Stop With Statues
Sun, 12 Jul 2020 20:08:53 +0000
Catholic targets attacked this weekend in Boston, Florida and New York. Last weekend I watched a short video of a mob in Baltimore tearing down a statue of Christopher Columbus. It reminded me of the scenes of human sacrifice in Mel Gibson’s amazing film Apocalypto. Yes. I know it was only a statue. But will […]
Have US Bishops Sold-Out to the ‘Open Borders’ World Order?
Sun, 12 Jul 2020 16:50:06 +0000
Why aren’t US bishops advocating for fixing the problems in other countries that are causing illegal immigration in the first place? A group of 14 Catholic bishops who live on the U.S. and Mexican sides of the Texas-Mexico border have signed a statement rebuking President Trump’s immigration policies. It’s a mixed bag of some good […]
Diocesan Review Board Chairman Resigns in Disgust Following Bishop Weldon Report
Sat, 11 Jul 2020 15:58:46 +0000
The chairman of the Springfield Catholic Diocese’s volunteer Review Board resigned in the wake of the release of a report finding late Bishop Christopher Weldon raped a young boy. John Hale, who served on the volunteer board that hears clergy abuse allegations for 14 years, said he resigned in disgust in the wake of the […]
Archdiocese Drops Music, Prohibits Concerts, by David Haas
Sat, 11 Jul 2020 15:53:13 +0000
The Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis said Thursday it has received new allegations of misconduct on the part of composer David Haas, and that Haas will be prohibited from giving concerts and workshops in the archdiocese, and that his music will be prohibited at archdiocesan liturgies. The archdiocese said it had in recent weeks […]
PROGRESS: Bishop Doherty Issues New Statement Condemning Antifa and BLM
Sat, 11 Jul 2020 15:46:03 +0000
On July 10, Bishop Timothy Doherty of the Diocese of Lafayette, IN issued the following statement on the diocesan website: Dear People of God of the Diocese of Lafayette-in-Indiana. As a Bishop, my mission is the salvation of souls. Our Church teaches us that every human life is valuable and made in the image and […]
Lay Catholics Hold Prayer Vigil Tonight in Support of Fr. Rothrock
Sat, 11 Jul 2020 15:09:28 +0000
On Saturday, July 11, Catholics for Unity and Peace (CUP) will hold a prayer vigil in front of the chancery of the diocese of Lafayette from 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. A group of Catholics within the diocese of Lafayette, Indiana, is supporting Fr. Theodore Rothrock with a prayer vigil after he was removed from […]