Monthly Archives: September 2011

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RASH OF OLD ACCUSATIONS SURFACE

By | September 30th, 2011|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

The following accusations were made against priests in the month of September alone: • A 34-year-old man says he was abused in the 1980s by a priest from Portland, Oregon. • In the same diocese, a 41-year-old woman says she was also abused in the 1980s, adding that this explains her series of failed romantic relationships. • An 83-year-old [...]

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“CATHOLIC” GAY GROUP CHASTISED

By | September 30th, 2011|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

The following is an excerpt from a joint statement of the Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis and the Minnesota Catholic Conference: "A group calling itself 'Catholics for Marriage Equality MN' seeks to confuse Catholics and the public about authentic Church teaching related to matters of marriage and sexuality. The Archdiocese of St. Paul and Minneapolis [...]

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ANTI-CATHOLICS BASH THE BISHOPS

By | September 28th, 2011|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: , , , |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on a letter recently sent to Kathleen Sebelius, the Secretary of Health and Human Services, by Catholics for Choice and several other organizations: Catholics for Choice (formerly Catholics for a Free Choice) has teamed up with other anti-Catholics—many of whom have been excommunicated from the Catholic Church—to assail the bishops. [...]

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JASON BERRY LIES AGAIN

By | September 28th, 2011|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue explains why he is calling out author Jason Berry, branding him a liar: I never met, corresponded with, or supported, the late disgraced priest, Father Marcial Maciel. Jason Berry knows this to be true (I have shown him the evidence) but continues to lie nonetheless. Now his lie has been picked [...]

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FORDHAM SEX CONFERENCE BOMBS

By | September 27th, 2011|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on Fordham's recent Sexual Diversity conference: Just a hundred or so curious souls bothered to show up, and though the event was mostly a bomb, it did have its moments. They heard from someone who confessed how he mutilated his genitals, and others so depressed they made the mutilator sound [...]

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“PRO-CHILD” BILL IS ANTI-CATHOLIC

By | September 27th, 2011|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

The "Every Child Deserves a Family Act" would deny federal funds to any adoption agency that "discriminates" against prospective adoptive or foster parents on the basis of sexual orientation. Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the bill today: The proponents of the "Every Child Deserves a Family Act" manifestly do not believe that every child [...]

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SINEAD O’CONNOR—”KILL THE POPE”

By | September 26th, 2011|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Irish singer Sinead O'Connor is warning Pope Benedict XVI not to come to Ireland, and if he does, she wants him shot. She warned on Twitter there will be a "f***in bloodbath" if the pope visits Ireland. Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on her outburst: Sinead O'Connor has a long history of Catholic bashing, so [...]

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GAYS GONE WILD

By | September 26th, 2011|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on San Francisco's Folsom Street Fair, which was held yesterday: As usual, the homosexuals went naked in the streets, and some engaged in their ritual Catholic-bashing events. Men were flogged while stretched out on a huge metal Cross, while others dressed as nuns. Whips and chains could be bought everywhere, [...]

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“HANDCUFF THE POPE!”

By | September 20th, 2011|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: , , |

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on remarks by David Clohessy, national director of the Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests (SNAP), posted today on the website of Time magazine, time.com: David Clohessy spoke for SNAP when he said it's their goal to jail the pope. "We're not naïve. We don't think the Pope will [...]

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ROLLING STONE GETS UGLY: VILE HIT ON PHILLY ARCHDIOCESE

By | September 20th, 2011|Categories: Special Reports|

Special Report by Bill Donohue The sexual abuse scandal in the Catholic Church provides grist for the mill to those who harbor an animus against it, so a certain amount of cheap shots are to be expected. But what was printed in the September 15 edition of Rolling Stone was not the typical below-the-belt attack: it [...]

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