CATHOLICISM THRASHED IN CINEMAX MOVIE

This Friday evening, May 26, Cinemax TV will show a movie starring Woody Allen, “Picking Up the Pieces,” that thrashes Catholicism from beginning to end.  The plot revolves around a butcher (Allen) who slices up his wife and buries her in the desert.  One of the hands is found (giving the finger) by a blind woman who brings it to a priest.  The... [Read more...]

“TONIGHT SHOW” MOCKS CATHOLICISM

After receiving literally scores of complaints—via phone calls and e-mail—a copy of the Friday night edition of the “Tonight Show” with Jay Leno was obtained.  What angered so many people about the May 19 show was a rendition of the Catholic-baiting song, “The Vatican Rag,” performed by actor Dennis Franz and five other actors.  Four of... [Read more...]

BISHOP EDWARD M. EGAN

Catholic League president William Donohue spoke to the news that Bishop Edward M. Egan has been appointed the new Archbishop of New York: “Bishop Egan is the right person for the right job in the right city. His resume is a knockout of achievements and his persona is a perfect fit for New York. “In the 1960s, he earned a doctorate in Canon... [Read more...]

JOHN CARDINAL O’CONNOR

The Catholic League is deeply saddened by the death of John Cardinal O’Connor. A towering figure by any standard, John Cardinal O’Connor will be remembered for many accomplishments, but most of all he will be remembered by the Catholic League as our most devoted supporter. John Cardinal O’Connor did more than oppose abortion; he provided alternatives... [Read more...]