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Posts tagged “Pope Francis”

The Francis Fix In February

Sex abuse events in the Catholic Church moving towards crescendo

Posted January 10th, 2019

Sixty Years Of Keeping Maciel’s Secrets

Cardinal reveals that Vatican has known since 1943 that rock star priest had sex abuse allegations against him

Posted January 4th, 2019

Trust In The Church

On the futility of hoping that the hierarchy will reform a sexually compromised institution

Posted December 29th, 2018

Sauron Is Going To Jail

An Idaho priest who descended into satanism and child abuse is going to jail

Posted December 21st, 2018

Seth Meyers Show: Pope Is ‘Homophobic’

On national TV, gay writer condemns Francis for encouraging hate

Posted December 11th, 2018

‘No Gay Priests,’ Says Pope Francis

Pope defends orthodox Catholic line — but does he really mean it?

Posted December 4th, 2018

Pope Francis: ‘Don’t Worry, Be Happy’

O Blessed Renewal: Making a desert and calling it a church

Posted November 30th, 2018

Trust Them — This Time, They’re Serious

Organizer of upcoming Vatican sex abuse meeting says now, it’s different

Posted November 29th, 2018

The Cupich Summit

Progressive US cardinal one of handful Pope puts on planning committee for global Catholic sex abuse crisis meeting

Posted November 24th, 2018

Anti-Francis Conspiracy Theory

Denial is also a river in Rome — and it has breached its banks

Posted November 20th, 2018

Pope Francis: ‘The Face Of The Scandal’

Prominent priest: ‘After Baltimore, the Pope owns this’

Posted November 17th, 2018

The Pope Is The Problem

Francis’s folly continues: he orders US bishops not to vote on sex abuse reform

Posted November 12th, 2018

Francis Abolishing Family Norms?

Cardinal: Pope leading us to embrace ‘new kinds of families’

Posted October 13th, 2018

Wuerl Out In Washington

In self-justifying letter, Pope laments DC cardinal’s unjust treatment over ‘mistakes’

Posted October 12th, 2018

The Wreckage Of The Church

Pope Francis, Padre Pio, and the task of rebuilding, soul by soul

Posted October 11th, 2018

The Perils Of Ideological Blindness

A progressive Catholic journalist arranges Francis facts to confirm her biases. Been there, done that

Posted October 9th, 2018

Ouellet’s Oily Anti-Viganò Letter

Senior curial cardinal blasts prominent papal critic — but blows smoke

Posted October 8th, 2018