Category Archives: Catholic Church

Theology of Women – The Pope’s View

Many people believe that because Pope Francis has a gentle demeanour and reaches personally to people that the church may move away from its conservative stance on women and other aspects of human rights. Not happening.Pat Gohn writing in the … Continue reading

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When Conspiracies Collide

If you have ever read, or watched the film adaptions of, Dan Brown’s books, you will be familiar with a number of the conspiracy theories around the Catholic Church. Many of these centre on Opus Dei, also known as The … Continue reading

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Restitution

That’s what victims and supporters would like to see from the Catholic for the decades (or more) cover-up of paedophile priests. After years of battles, denials, buck-passing, and victim blaming, has the church learned anything about responsibility? Well, in LA, one … Continue reading

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Catholic Writer Lists 5 Reasons Why Same Sex Marriage Is Harmful to Chidren.

Before we get into this, I must qualify my comments by stating I am a straight white male who raised three children to adulthood while going through a divorce from an emotionally abuse women and a subsequent 8 year relationship. … Continue reading

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Another one hides in the Vatican

Back in February, Cardinal Keith O’Brien was accused of having inappropriate contract with  4 priests in incidents stretching back over 30 years (one has since left the priesthood). The four, from the diocese of St Andrews and Edinburgh, have complained to … Continue reading

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More Catholic Coverup

For today’s episode of the continuing coverup of abusive priests, we go to Uganda. Anthony Musaala is a popular priest, or rather he was a popular priest. He has been suspended indefinitely by the church; not for abusing children, but for exposing … Continue reading

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Newark Archbishop John J. Myers – supporter of abusers

As a follow up to my last post on Michael Fugee and his support by his Archbishop, here is another article from the New Jersey Star Ledger describing 3 other priests that Myers sheltered. Back in 2002, the non-binding Dallas … Continue reading

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The Catholic Abuse Scandal Continues

Remember when the Catholic church declared that their approach to dealing with the abusive clergy in their midst had changed? There would be no more moving them around or ignoring the possibility of recidivism. Apparently, not everyone got the memo; … Continue reading

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Child Abuse vs Abortion

We knew it had to happen. A Catholic Archbishop made a  comparison and determined abortion to be a greater sin than priestly child abuse. Fabio Martínez Castilla, the Archbishop of Tuxtla Gutiérrez in Mexico’s southern state of Chiapas, said during … Continue reading

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The main problem with the Catholic Church today

The Internet There are no more secrets.

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