1997 – February Releases

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CBS MOVIE, “NIGHT SINS,” SINS AGAINST CATHOLICS

By | February 26th, 1997|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

On February 23 and 25, CBS aired a two-part movie, "Night Sins," starring Valerie Bertinelli. Based on a novel by Tami Hoag, the second part of the series portrayed a priest who passionately kisses a woman in church and a crazed deacon who assaults the priest and then commits suicide; we also learn that the deacon [...]

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CATHOLIC LEAGUE BLASTS ASH WEDNESDAY INCIDENT AT SILVERGATE RETIREMENT RESIDENCE, FALLBROOK, CALIFORNIA

By | February 19th, 1997|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

On Ash Wednesday, February 12, a supervisor at the Silvergate Retirement Residence in Fallbrook, California, told a subordinate, a practicing Catholic, to wipe the ashes from her forehead. She refused on the grounds of her religious beliefs. He then wiped the ashes from her face with a dirty dish cloth, allegedly having first seized her forearm. [...]

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FERRER, MESSINGER & SHARPTON SIDE WITH ILGO

By | February 13th, 1997|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

On February 12, three mayoral hopefuls, Fernando Ferrer, Ruth Messinger and Rev. Al Sharpton, met with representatives of the Irish Lesbian and Gay Organization (ILGO) to declare their unwillingness to march in the St. Patrick’s Day Parade unless ILGO is allowed to march; ILGO has been denied the right to march in the parade by the [...]

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STATE CONTEST IN SOUTH DAKOTA FEATURES ANTI-CATHOLIC PLAY

By | February 6th, 1997|Categories: Latest News Releases|Tags: |

The most notoriously anti-Catholic play ever written, Sister Mary Ignatius Explains It All For You, has been nominated for an award in a South Dakota contest. The play will be performed on February 7 at the Johnson Fine Arts Center on the campus of Northern State University. The play is being performed by students from Douglas [...]

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