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Australian High Court to Hear Appeal by Cardinal Pell in Abuse Case

By |2019-11-14T16:43:42+00:00November 13th, 2019|Categories: In the News|

Bill In The News (Breitbart): Australia’s High Court announced its decision Wednesday to hear an appeal of Cardinal George Pell, who was found guilty in late 2018 of sexually abusing a choirboy in the mid-1990s. Reacting to the decision of the High Court, Catholic League President William Donohue said that Pell had received a “measure of [...]

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Catholic League Decries Democrats’ Growing Hostility Toward Religion

By |2019-10-15T14:57:47+00:00October 12th, 2019|Categories: In the News|

Bill In The News (Breitbart): One message resounding loudly and clearly from the latest televised Democrat debate is how hostile the party has become toward people of faith, Catholic League President Bill Donohue said on Friday. According to Dr. Donohue, the Democrat candidates “fail the religion test” for falling over themselves trying to prove who is the [...]

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USA Today buries lede (here we go again) in big report on sexual-abuse ‘window’ laws

By |2019-10-04T14:08:21+00:00October 2nd, 2019|Categories: In the News|

Bill In The News (GetReligion): When it comes to criticizing the press, William Donohue is what he is. The president of the Catholic League for Religious and Civil Rights has never used a flyswatter when a baseball bat will do. This time, Donohue has released a statement about a USA Today story that had already caught [...]

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Pope Francis and liberal bishops could decide on future Catholic priests

By |2019-10-02T18:04:39+00:00October 1st, 2019|Categories: In the News|

Bill In The News (KPRC Radio, Houston): Starting Sunday through October 26, Pope Francis and a handful of some of the most liberal U.S. bishops, are meeting in Rome about needs of the Amazon, like when Catholics need to be buried, married, baptized or even go to confession and receive communion. The Catholic League President Bill Donohue said [...]

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Catholic League Praises Trump’s ‘Stellar’ U.N. Speech on Religious Freedom

By |2019-09-24T14:06:45+00:00September 24th, 2019|Categories: In the News|

Bill In The News (Breitbart): Catholic League president Bill Donohue praised President Trump’s address on religious liberty delivered at the U.N. Monday, noting that that his administration has produced “a huge improvement over the Obama years” in this area. “President Trump continued his legacy of defending religious liberty with a stellar address at the United Nations today,” [...]

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Trump at UN: ‘11 Christians are Killed Every Day for Following the Teachings of Christ’

By |2019-09-24T14:28:29+00:00September 23rd, 2019|Categories: In the News|

Bill In The News (National Catholic Register): President Donald Trump defended religious freedom around the world today during a groundbreaking speech before  the General Assembly of the United Nations. Trump announced that his administration would form “a coalition of U.S. businesses for the protection of religious freedom.” Reacting to Trump’s U.N. address, Bill Donohue of the [...]

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“EWTN LIVE”

By |2019-09-20T17:30:27+00:00September 20th, 2019|Categories: In the News, Videos|

Bill Donohue discusses his new book, Common Sense Catholicism, with Fr. Mitch Pacwa on "EWTN Live."

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“EWTN Bookmark”

By |2019-09-03T15:32:30+00:00September 3rd, 2019|Categories: In the News, Videos|

Bill Donohue discusses his new book Common Sense Catholicism with Doug Keck on “EWTN Bookmark.”

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Virginia Governor’s Appointee to Women’s Council Resigns After Her Anti-Catholic Tweets Surface

By |2019-08-29T17:49:01+00:00August 29th, 2019|Categories: In the News|

Bill In The News (CNSNews): Gail Gordon Donegan, whose appointment to the Virginia Council on Women was announced by Gov. Ralph Northam (D) on Aug. 16, revealed on Aug. 28 that she is resigning from the council and acknowledged that some of her "jokes" on Twitter over the years had "crossed the line." Donegan also said [...]

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Arlington Diocese, Catholic League Denounce Gov. Northam’s Appt of Anti-Catholic

By |2019-08-27T14:12:06+00:00August 27th, 2019|Categories: In the News|

Bill In The News (CNSNews): "Gail Gordon Donegan is a local political activist," said Catholic League President Bill Donohue in a press release. "She is also a vicious anti-Catholic bigot. Now, thanks to Gov. Ralph Northam, she is an appointee to the Virginia Council on Women." "It is an appointment the governor must withdraw -- at once!" said [...]

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