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  • LGBT AGENDA HITS CATHOLIC BRICK WALL

    Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on those who reject the Catholic Church's teachings on sexuality: John Gehring runs a front group for his senior left-wing patron, atheist billionaire George Soros. Faith In Public Life, it needs to be acknowledged, represents no rank-and-file constituency. Gehring [...]

  • CALIFORNIA CONFESSIONAL BILL PENDING

    Catholic League president Bill Donohue wrote the following letter to Assemblyman Reginald Byron Jones-Sawyer today. He is chairman of the committee that is in charge of the bill. The bill would penalize priests who fail to disclose the sexual abuse of a minor told in [...]

  • JOHN IRVING’S FICTIONAL ACCOUNT OF ABORTION

    Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on an article by John Irving on abortion: John Irving can't stop writing fiction, even when he ventures into the world of non-fiction. His op-ed on the history of abortion in today's New York Times is a classic example. [...]

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LGBT AGENDA HITS CATHOLIC BRICK WALL

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on those who reject the Catholic Church's teachings on sexuality: John Gehring runs a front group for his senior left-wing patron, atheist billionaire George Soros. Faith In Public Life, [...]

June 26th, 2019|

INDIANAPOLIS ARCHBISHOP TAKES STRONG STAND

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on a decision by the Archdiocese of Indianapolis that is being criticized in some quarters: Indianapolis Archbishop Charles Thompson has revoked the Catholic status of Brebeuf Jesuit Preparatory School. [...]

June 21st, 2019|Tags: |

HIGH COURT OKAYS CROSS ON STATE LAND

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on a Supreme Court decision on religious liberty handed down today: The U.S. Supreme Court, in a 7-2 decision, rendered an important First Amendment victory by upholding the right [...]

June 20th, 2019|Tags: |

HOW MUCH DO I OWE OPRAH?

Bill Donohue The first congressional hearing on reparations for slavery in more than a decade is now being taken up by the House. Before we go any further, I want to know how much I [...]

June 19th, 2019|Tags: |

NYS-RUN HOMES MERIT NEW LAW

Catholic League president Bill Donohue is asking for government action on New York state homes: There was a recent front-page story in the New York Times on conditions in state-run homes for the developmentally disabled [...]

June 18th, 2019|Tags: |
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HOW MUCH DO I OWE OPRAH?

Many Democrats running for president endorse reparations to African Americans because their ancestors were enslaved. Before we go any further, I want to know how much I owe Oprah. The idea of reparations for African [...]

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THE PERILS OF SENTIMENTALISM

Bill Donohue To be sentimental about certain things in life is not only normal, it is admirable. But sentimentalism is different. One of the definitions found in The Free Dictionary defines it as "excessive indulgence [...]

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FIDELITY AND COURAGE NEEDED NOW

"Fidelity, fidelity, fidelity." That was Father Richard John Neuhaus' answer to the clergy sexual abuse crisis that exploded in 2002. It still is a great tonic, but it is incomplete: courage is also needed. Priests [...]

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Catholic League’s Donohue Opposes Fed Bench Nominee

Bill In The News (Newsmax): Catholic League president Bill Donohue on Wednesday joined conservatives opposed to a federal bench nominee who claimed there is no legal difference between the teachings of the Catholic church and [...]

June 5th, 2019|

Bill Donohue on EWTN’s “Bookmark”

A preview of Bill's upcoming interview, discussing his new book, Common Sense Catholicism, on EWTN's "Bookmark" which airs at 9:30 a.m. ET on Sunday, September 15. (courtesy of EWTN "Bookmark")  

May 28th, 2019|

Catholic League Condemns Vandalism at Swarthmore

Bill In The News (Newsmax): Catholic League President Bill Donohue condemned the vandalism to Notre Dame de Lourdes Roman Catholic Church in Swarthmore, Pennsylvania. Vandals spray-painted a pro-abortion message on three glass front doors of [...]

May 21st, 2019|
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REFUTACIÓN DEL INFORME DEL GRAN JURADO DE PENNSYLVANIA

Bill Donohue, Ph.D. Presidente Liga Católica para los Derechos Civiles y Religiosos 16 de agosto de 2018 A diferencia de la mayoría de los comentaristas y reporteros, he leído la mayor parte del informe del [...]

PENNSYLVANIA GRAND JURY REPORT DEBUNKED

Bill Donohue, Ph.D. President Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights August 16, 2018 Unlike most commentators and reporters, I have read most of the Pennsylvania grand jury report. The purpose of this statement is [...]

The Catholic Church and Sexual Abuse

To read Bill Donohue's analysis of the sexual abuse scandal in the Catholic Church that appeared in an international social science journal, click here.

NYS CHILD VICTIMS ACT IS FLAWED

Catholic League president Bill Donohue explains the flaws in the Child Victims Act, a measure included in this year's budget by New York Governor Andrew Cuomo. It is being widely distributed to lawmakers, bishops, and [...]

PRESS CONFERENCE ON “JERRY SPRINGER: THE OPERA”

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on an anti-Christian play that previews on January 23: On January 23, "Jerry Springer: The Opera," a New Group production, will preview at the Pershing Square Signature Center, an [...]

SEXUAL DEVIANTS AND ENABLERS – PARTS I & II

PART I MEN ACCUSED OF SEXUAL MISCONDUCT WHO HAVE A RECORD OF ANTI-CATHOLIC OFFENSES   ENTERTAINMENT:   Ben Affleck—After speaking out against Weinstein, the Oscar winner became the subject of his own sex assault narrative [...]

THE WAR AGAINST CARDINAL PELL

Bill Donohue, Ph.D. President Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights July 20, 2017 Meet the Accusers Cardinal George Pell's appearance before a Melbourne court on July 26 will be watched carefully all over the [...]

SNAP IMPLODES

Bill Donohue The Survivors Network of those Abused by Priests (SNAP) has been sued before, and while it has been hurt by those filings, the latest one suggests the end is near. It can't come [...]

DONOHUE’S ROLE IN FBI-WEINER PROBE

Bill Donohue comments on his role in the FBI probe of Anthony Weiner: Two months ago to the day, I asked for an investigation of Anthony Weiner on suspicion of sexually abusing his four-year-old child, [...]

MOTHER TERESA EARNED SAINTHOOD

Bill Donohue explains why Mother Teresa deserves sainthood: On September 4, Blessed Mother Teresa will forever be known as Saint Mother Teresa. I know of no one in my lifetime, save for Saint John Paul [...]

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Annual Reports

PREFACE

By any index, we had a very good year in 2015. That is largely due to our employees, and to our members who make it happen. We are fortunate to have a very competent staff. [...]

Executive Summary

The Catholic event of the year—at least for Americans—was also the Catholic League event of the year, namely, the pope's historic visit to Washington, D.C., New York City, and Philadelphia. Pope Francis electrified the nation, [...]

Activist Organizations

January In 2013, Rebecca Randles, an attorney who works with supreme Catholic-suing lawyer Jeffrey Anderson, sued Bill Donohue and the Catholic League for allegedly libeling a man who had made accusations against a priest in [...]

The Arts

March Grants Pass, OR – Jim Ingraham's picture was selected as the Caveman Camera Club's image of the month for March. Given the theme of "contradiction,'' Ingraham shot a photograph he titled "Bad Nun." The [...]

Charlie Hebdo Controversy

A week into the new year saw the horrible death of 12 people, most of whom worked at the Paris office of Charlie Hebdo; a police officer was among the dead. The weekly publication is [...]

Education

February 9 Yulee, FL – A student at Yulee High School ended the school's morning announcement with "God Bless America." This caused the American Humanist Association to contact the school and the Nassau County School [...]

Government

February 3 Gresham, OR – The Oregon Bureau of Labor and Industries found Aaron and Melissa Klein, who run a bakery, guilty of discrimination for refusing to bake a wedding cake for a lesbian couple [...]

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LGBT AGENDA HITS CATHOLIC BRICK WALL

June 26th, 2019|Comments Off on LGBT AGENDA HITS CATHOLIC BRICK WALL

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on those who reject the Catholic Church's teachings on sexuality: John Gehring runs a front group for his senior left-wing patron, atheist billionaire George [...]

CALIFORNIA CONFESSIONAL BILL PENDING

June 25th, 2019|Comments Off on CALIFORNIA CONFESSIONAL BILL PENDING

Catholic League president Bill Donohue wrote the following letter to Assemblyman Reginald Byron Jones-Sawyer today. He is chairman of the committee that is in charge of the bill. The bill [...]

JOHN IRVING’S FICTIONAL ACCOUNT OF ABORTION

June 24th, 2019|Comments Off on JOHN IRVING’S FICTIONAL ACCOUNT OF ABORTION

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on an article by John Irving on abortion: John Irving can't stop writing fiction, even when he ventures into the world of non-fiction. His [...]

INDIANAPOLIS ARCHBISHOP TAKES STRONG STAND

June 21st, 2019|Comments Off on INDIANAPOLIS ARCHBISHOP TAKES STRONG STAND

Catholic League president Bill Donohue comments on a decision by the Archdiocese of Indianapolis that is being criticized in some quarters: Indianapolis Archbishop Charles Thompson has revoked the Catholic status [...]

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