Catholic League http://www.catholicleague.org News and defending the Catholic Church. Wed, 01 Jul 2015 14:30:47 +0000 en-US hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.2 ANTI-ISRAEL DIVESTMENT AGENDA http://www.catholicleague.org/anti-israel-divestment-agenda/ http://www.catholicleague.org/anti-israel-divestment-agenda/#comments Wed, 01 Jul 2015 14:26:56 +0000 http://www.catholicleague.org/?p=53567 Bill Donohue comments on an anti-Israel resolution passed yesterday by the United Church of Christ: The United Church of Christ has now joined the Boycott, Divest and Sanction movement, a campaign designed to morally and economically intimidate Israel. Led by left-wing activists in North America and Europe, this effort has been embraced most conspicuously by […]

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TAX-EXEMPT STATUS OF CHURCHES IMPERILED http://www.catholicleague.org/tax-exempt-status-of-churches-imperiled/ http://www.catholicleague.org/tax-exempt-status-of-churches-imperiled/#comments Mon, 29 Jun 2015 18:19:48 +0000 http://www.catholicleague.org/?p=53560 Bill Donohue comments on how the legalization of gay marriage will not be enough to satisfy radical activists: There aren’t enough homosexuals to wage war on religious institutions—they comprise only 1.6 percent of the population—but they have plenty of support among elites. From Wall Street to Wal-Mart, the corporate elite has gone lavender, embracing the […]

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Newsmax http://www.catholicleague.org/newsmax-53/ http://www.catholicleague.org/newsmax-53/#comments Mon, 29 Jun 2015 17:50:38 +0000 http://www.catholicleague.org/?p=53564 “Bill Donohue to Gay Pride Rowdies: Spit at Me and I’ll Clock You” Bill Donohue, president of the Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights, erupted in fury on Monday at reports that Father Jonathan Morris, a Catholic priest and noted Fox News religion analyst, was spat on at the Gay Pride Parade in New […]

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TMZ RIPS BRISTOL PALIN http://www.catholicleague.org/tmz-rips-bristol-palin/ http://www.catholicleague.org/tmz-rips-bristol-palin/#comments Mon, 29 Jun 2015 15:40:17 +0000 http://www.catholicleague.org/?p=53555 Bill Donohue comments on a June 28 episode of TMZ: A female commentator and a male announcer on TMZ took after Bristol Palin, zeroing in on her recently announced pregnancy. Commentator: “So weird she doesn’t believe in abortion, but she believes in just like raw dogging it all over.” Announcer: “So, thanks, hypocrisy. You’re the […]

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GAY MARRIAGE RULING IS OMINOUS http://www.catholicleague.org/gay-marriage-ruling-is-ominous/ http://www.catholicleague.org/gay-marriage-ruling-is-ominous/#comments Fri, 26 Jun 2015 15:39:51 +0000 http://www.catholicleague.org/?p=53550 Bill Donohue comments on the Supreme Court decision declaring same-sex marriage a constitutional right: Once again, five Supreme Court justices have invented a right that is nowhere mentioned or implied in the U.S. Constitution. Instead of allowing the states the right to make decisions about marriage, these judges have elected to impose their will on […]

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FATHER SERRA EARNED SAINTHOOD http://www.catholicleague.org/father-serra-earned-sainthood/ http://www.catholicleague.org/father-serra-earned-sainthood/#comments Fri, 26 Jun 2015 13:39:10 +0000 http://www.catholicleague.org/?p=53542 Bill Donohue has written an 18-page booklet, in a Q&A format, that explains why Pope Francis made the right decision to canonize Father Junípero Serra. There is no charge for the booklet, just a $2 shipping and handling fee. To order, click here.

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MEDIA DISTORT POPE’S WORDS http://www.catholicleague.org/media-distort-popes-words/ http://www.catholicleague.org/media-distort-popes-words/#comments Thu, 25 Jun 2015 18:12:40 +0000 http://www.catholicleague.org/?p=53539 Bill Donohue comments on media reports regarding Pope Francis’ address yesterday at the weekly General Audience: Reports are flying around the Internet that Pope Francis is now promoting divorce as “morally necessary.” From the Huffington Post to the New York Post, they are saying that the pope is championing divorce. They are all wrong. The […]

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DISCRIMINATION AGAINST CHRISTIANS IS REAL http://www.catholicleague.org/discrimination-against-christians-is-real/ http://www.catholicleague.org/discrimination-against-christians-is-real/#comments Wed, 24 Jun 2015 15:03:17 +0000 http://www.catholicleague.org/?p=53535 Bill Donohue comments on a Public Religion Research Institute survey: Are Christians discriminated against in a nation that is over 70 percent Christian? The public seems to think so. Here is the question posed to respondents: “In America today, discrimination against Christians has become as big a problem as discrimination against other groups.” By a […]

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NBC NOW DEMANDS SECRECY http://www.catholicleague.org/nbc-now-demands-secrecy/ http://www.catholicleague.org/nbc-now-demands-secrecy/#comments Tue, 23 Jun 2015 19:49:01 +0000 http://www.catholicleague.org/?p=53527 Bill Donohue comments on how NBC is handling the Brian Williams controversy: NBC has its chief news anchor go rogue, and instead of commissioning an independent investigation, it does an in-house probe. Just as bad, it keeps the report secret. Now consider its reporting on the Catholic Church. On 5-18-11, it reported that an independent […]

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MEDIA IGNORE RELIGIOUS LIBERTY BILL http://www.catholicleague.org/media-ignore-religious-liberty-bill/ http://www.catholicleague.org/media-ignore-religious-liberty-bill/#comments Mon, 22 Jun 2015 15:47:30 +0000 http://www.catholicleague.org/?p=53521 Bill Donohue comments on media reaction to the First Amendment Defense Act that was introduced last week in Congress: Given the fact that the media are eyeing a critical Supreme Court ruling on same-sex marriage, it seems logical it would cover a bill that seeks to curb the reach of a decision that would be […]

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