December Issue 2016

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FBI PROBE UPENDS HILLARY; DONOHUE’S ROLE IS KEY

By | 2017-03-20T17:45:44+00:00 December 29th, 2016|Categories: Catalyst, Front Page|Tags: |

When Bill Donohue filed a complaint with the authorities against Anthony Weiner over the summer, he had no idea it would prove to be so historic. Following the election, Hillary Clinton blamed this FBI probe for her loss to Donald Trump. On August 31, Donohue asked for an investigation of Weiner on suspicion of sexually abusing [...]

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WALT KNYSZ NEW CHAIRMAN

By | 2017-03-20T17:45:45+00:00 December 29th, 2016|Categories: Catalyst, Front Page|Tags: |

At the last meeting of the board of directors, Dr. Walter Knysz was chosen to succeed Fr. Philip Eichner as the new chairman of the board. Walt holds a Doctorate of Dental Surgery from the Univer-sity of Detroit. What makes him unique is his entrepreneurial background: he has founded several dental business companies. One of his [...]

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THE EGGHEADS BLEW IT

By | 2017-03-20T17:45:45+00:00 December 29th, 2016|Categories: Catalyst, From The President's Desk|Tags: |

William A. Donohue I tweeted the following on November 4. "Bill Kristol, who has been wrong all along, now says Hillary will win bigger than Obama did in 2012. My takeaway—it's good news for Trump." The eggheads blew it. This election proved beyond a shadow of a doubt that the Ivy League pundits and scholars are [...]

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DEBUNKING ANTI-CATHOLIC HISTORY

By | 2017-03-20T17:45:45+00:00 December 29th, 2016|Categories: Book Review, Catalyst|Tags: |

William Doino Jr. Rodney Stark, Bearing False Witness: Debunking Centuries of Anti-Catholic History (Templeton Press, 2016) In the world of religious scholarship, few men are as respected as Rodney Stark. He is a sociologist by training, and now co-director of Baylor University's Institute for Studies of Religion. Among his best-known works are The Rise of Christianity: [...]

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CHRISTMAS MOVIES PAST AND PRESENT

By | 2016-12-29T17:11:24+00:00 December 29th, 2016|Categories: Catalyst, Features|Tags: |

The following article written by Bill Donohue was recently published by CNSNews.com. The corruption of American culture is evident in many ways, but few markers are more telling than the way Hollywood entertains us at Christmastime. It was 70 years ago when "It's a Wonderful Life" was released. NBC describes it as "a holiday classic and [...]

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MORE WIKILEAKS EMAILS DAMAGE CATHOLIC LEFT

By | 2017-03-20T17:45:45+00:00 December 29th, 2016|Categories: Catalyst, Features|Tags: |

Previous Wikileaks emails show that John Podesta, Hillary Clinton's campaign chairman, created Catholics in Alliance for the Common Good as a Catholic front group to push for a "revolution" within the Catholic Church. A new batch of Wikileaks emails show how Podesta colluded with Catholics in Alliance in August 2015 to reach out to Catholics working [...]

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CONFESSIONAL VICTORY

By | 2016-12-29T17:11:24+00:00 December 29th, 2016|Categories: Catalyst, Features|Tags: |

The question before the court was, "Can a priest be forced to divulge what he has learned in the confessional?" The Louisiana Supreme Court said, "No." This was a victory for religious liberty, Catholic civil rights, and the Catholic League—we filed an amicus brief in this historic case. The Catholic League's involvement began in 2014. We [...]

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“O’NEALS” IS CRASHING

By | 2016-12-29T17:11:24+00:00 December 29th, 2016|Categories: Catalyst, Features|Tags: |

"The Real O'Neals" draws fewer viewers on Tuesday nights during prime time than any other show on ABC.  Each week, it loses close to a million viewers from the shows that precede it, only to see them return to ABC after the "O'Neals" goes off the air. It was recently reported that ABC has ordered only [...]

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COLUMBIA AND HARVARD DISCOVER CIVILITY

By | 2017-03-20T17:45:45+00:00 December 29th, 2016|Categories: Catalyst, Features|Tags: |

Columbia University's wrestling team has been accused of making offensive comments about blacks, women, and gays. Harvard's men's soccer team has been accused of making offensive comments about women. In response, both universities have cancelled the rest of the season. But why? Why were these schools upset with offensive remarks made by their male athletes? After [...]

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JACK CHICK’S DEATH AND LEGACY

By | 2017-03-20T17:45:45+00:00 December 29th, 2016|Categories: Catalyst, Features|Tags: |

Jack Chick, the anti-Catholic cartoonist and publisher, died on October 23 at the age of 92. Chick's goal was to convince Protestants that Roman Catholicism was a false religion. He published scores of books and magazines, and released many videos, but he was most famous for his small tracts and comic books. His 3x5 inch cartoon-like [...]

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