Catholic League Ads
The following is a list of paid ads that the Catholic League has placed in various media outlets over the years:
February 29, 2016: New York Times, “SHAME ON DISNEY-ABC”
September 15, 2014: New York Times, “CHRISTIAN GENOCIDE MUST END”
March 3, 2014: New York Times, “HAPPY ANNIVERSARY, HOLY FATHER”
May 20, 2013: This... [Read more...]
SNAP STANDS BY CHILD PORN BUDDY
Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on how the Survivors Network for those Abused by Priests (SNAP) stands by its friends who have been convicted on child pornography charges:
Dr. Steve Taylor is a psychiatrist who is sitting in a Louisiana jail awaiting transfer to a state prison. He pleaded guilty last April to 23 counts of attempted... [Read more...]
POLITICS COLOR JOHN JAY STUDY
The following is an excerpt from Donohue’s “John Jay Study on Sexual Abuse: A Critical Analysis.” The longer version was sent to all the bishops and is available online at catholicleague.org.
In the aftermath of the media blitz in 2002 exposing sexual abuse by Catholic priests, the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB)... [Read more...]
CREDIBILITY OF VICTIMS’ GROUPS SHOT
Recently, two victims’ watchdog groups, Survivors Network of Those Abused by Priests (SNAP) and BishopAccountability.org, responded to reports on sexual abuse. Once again they proved that they are not to be trusted.
The day before the Vatican issued its guidelines on how to address sex abuse, SNAP condemned them. The day prior to the release of... [Read more...]
WHAT IF REP. WEINER WERE REV. WEINER?
Priests who engage in lewd conversations with teenagers are suspended from ministry for committing a “boundary violation,” and are charged with sexual abuse. But disgraced Rep. Anthony Weiner can send pornographic pictures of himself to young girls and he is free as a bird. Indeed, prior to his resignation, the majority of New Yorkers said that... [Read more...]
LUDICROUS ATTACK ON BISHOP FINN
Recently Phyllis Zagano, a contributor to the National Catholic Reporter, wrote an unfair article attacking Bishop Robert Finn of Kansas City-St. Joseph. She compared the situations of Arnold Schwarzenegger, Rep. Anthony Weiner and Dominique Strauss-Kahn with Finn’s failure to move quickly against a problem priest.
Zagano found fault in Finn’s... [Read more...]
NYS LAWMAKERS AND GAY MARRIAGE: TIME TO GET BLUNT
Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on the battle for gay marriage in New York State:
Before the New York State legislature decides whether to ratify homosexual marriage, it would be nice if one of the lawmakers were to ask what in the world is going on in the gay community.
A new report issued by the New York City Health Department,... [Read more...]
“AID IN DYING” CROWD LOVES ABORTION
The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) today passed a statement on physician-assisted suicide. Commenting on its critics is Catholic League president Bill Donohue:
Those who delight in helping people die like to invoke the values of compassion and choice. Indeed, Compassion and Choices (C&C) is the name of the organization previously... [Read more...]
ROGUE CATHOLICS UNWELCOME IN DETROIT
Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on Detroit Archbishop Allen H. Vigneron’s rebuff of this weekend’s meeting of the American Catholic Council at Detroit’s Cobo Hall:
It is with good reason that Archbishop Vigneron has warned local priests and deacons not to participate in the American Catholic Council event: many of... [Read more...]
VATICAN AND U.S. DIFFER ON GAY RIGHTS
In Geneva, representatives from the Holy See and the U.S. recently differed on the need for a declaration protecting homosexual rights. The Obama administration introduced a declaration that pledged to end discrimination against homosexuals around the world. But a Vatican spokesman noted that the language of the statement is problematic.
In December... [Read more...]