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  • Cath Cauc: Cardinal welcomes previously banned pro-LGBT group back to archdiocese

    11/22/2017 7:27:26 PM PST · by ebb tide · 5 replies
    LifeSite News ^ | November 22, 2017 | Pete Baklinski
    A U.K. Cardinal appointed by Pope Francis has given his blessing for a pro-homosexual organization to once again work in his archdiocese after his predecessor banned it because of its overt promotion of homosexual behavior contrary to Catholic teaching.  In a communication a little over a week ago to priests in the Archdiocese of Westminster, Cardinal Vincent Nichols recommended that they make use of the organization Quest to minister to “those who live with a same-sex attraction and are often very anxious about their journey to God and their relationship with the Church.” The letter was leaked to LifeSiteNews.  “Quest,...
  • [Catholic Caucus] British Bishops Abolish “Father” and “Mother”

    11/14/2017 6:17:02 PM PST · by ebb tide · 7 replies
    Gloria TV ^ | November 14, 2017 | Gloria TV
    A British Government education watchdog ordered the Holy Ghost Catholic Primary School in London to remove “mother” and “father” in their admission form in order to please “separated, step and gay parents”. The Bishops’ Catholic Education Service, known for accommodating to gay ideology, is now drafting a new form for its 2,230 Catholic schools. The form will only refer to “the family”. Many schools already use “parent 1” and “parent 2”. The Sunday Times cites an expert who called this decision “profoundly undemocratic, illiberal and a capitulation to a form of politically correct fascism”.
  • Cath Cauc:Former lesbian on why it’s cruel for Church leaders to go soft on same-sex relationships

    11/12/2017 4:19:09 PM PST · by ebb tide · 6 replies
    LifeSite News ^ | November 12, 2017 | Pete Baklinski
    Robin Teresa Beck, 59, lived through 12 lesbian relationships over the course of 35 years before her dramatic conversion to the Catholic faith and healing from homosexuality, just five years ago. Read LifeSiteNews’ coverage of Robin’s dramatic story here. Read the full interview here. Beck spoke with LifeSiteNews over the phone from her home in Michigan in the Detroit area about everything from the impossibility of creating a healthy gay relationship, to why lesbian relationships can never fulfill the emotional needs of women, to how she believes God looks on people struggling with homosexuality, to how the Church should approach...
  • Catholic agency denies adoption to couple who hold Christian view of sexuality

    11/10/2017 4:40:56 PM PST · by ebb tide · 35 replies
    LifeSite News ^ | November 10, 2017 | Matthew Cullinan Hoffman
    A Christian couple in the Canadian province of Alberta have been told by local Catholic Social Services and the provincial government that they are unfit to adopt children because they accept Biblical teaching regarding the immorality of homosexual acts, according to their attorneys at the Justice Centre for Constitutional Freedoms. The married couple, whose initials are given as “C.D. and N.D,” have filed a civil suit against the province alleging religious discrimination, and calling the decision to reject their candidacy for adoption “unreasonable and void by virtue of arbitrariness, bias, bad faith, as well as breaches of procedural fairness and...
  • Francis-appointed cardinal praises pro-LGBT priest as ‘foremost evangelizer’ of youth

    11/08/2017 5:56:22 PM PST · by ebb tide · 21 replies
    LifeSite News ^ | November 8, 2017 | Pete Baklinski
    U.S. Cardinal Blase Cupich praised Jesuit Fr. James Martin for being what he called the “foremost evangelizer” of young people in the Church today.  “He really is one of the, if not the foremost evangelizer in the Church today, especially for young people,” said the Pope Francis-appointed Cardinal, who is the Archbishop of Chicago, while speaking at The University of Chicago Institute of Politics on Monday.  Martin, a Vatican consultant and editor-at-large of the Jesuit-run America magazine, is one of the most recognized proponents of homosexuality within the Catholic Church today.  The Jesuit priest has called for the Church to...
  • [Catholic Caucus] Murdered: Bishop Jean-Marie Benoit Bala

    11/05/2017 8:41:14 PM PST · by ebb tide · 4 replies
    The Remnant ^ | November 4, 2017 | Michael Matt
    Bishop Jean-Marie Benoit Bala Bishop Bala was known for his wisdom and gentleness. He also upheld the teachings of the Church concerning same-sex attraction, especially with regard to the priests in his diocese. His body was found by fishermen in the Sanaga River, near Monatele, on June 2.  What was at first assumed to be suicide, is gradually coming to light as a brutal murder that reportedly may have been presided over by a coup of homosexual Catholic priests:Investigators found signs of torture on his body. Catholic bishops in Cameroon said this bishop, whose body was pulled from a river in early...
  • Cath Cauc: The Church Isn’t a Court but a Companion, says Archbishop Paglia

    11/02/2017 4:29:32 PM PDT · by ebb tide · 7 replies
    Zenit ^ | November2, 2017 | Anne Kurian
    Visit to Benin’s John Paul II Theological InstituteNovember 2, 2017Anne KurianChurch & Religion Archbishop Vincenzo Paglia (C) ZENIT - HSM The Church must not be a “court” but a companion, asserted Archbishop Vincenzo Paglia, President of the Pontifical Academy for Life, at Cotonou in Benin, in words reported by the Italian Catholic agency SIR, on November 2, 2017.The Archbishop is visiting the country on the occasion of the celebrations for the 20th anniversary of activity of the Section of the John Paul II Theological Institute for French-speaking Africa, affiliated to the Roman Institute for the Sciences of Marriage and the...
  • A Remnant Halloween Special: The Praxis of Evil: Pope Francis, Fr. James Martin, ...

    10/31/2017 9:00:22 PM PDT · by ebb tide · 7 replies
    The Remnant ^ | October 31, 2017 | Dr. Jesse Russell
    A Remnant Halloween Special: The Praxis of Evil: Pope Francis, Fr. James Martin, and Liberation Theology Featured Written by  Dr. Jesse Russell, Ph.D. | Remnant Columnist Over the past year, Fr. James “spooky” Martin SJ has gone from the author of feel good Catholic bedside books for “take it easy” American Baby Boomer Catholics such as The Jesuit Guide to (Almost) Everything and My Life with the Saints as well as the occasional visitor on the Colbert Report (where he infamously gave the “hail satan” 1970s style rock concert devil horns to introduce the aging members of Metallica), to the...
  • [Catholic Caucus] Berlin Archdiocese Tells Teenagers How to Abort

    10/31/2017 8:51:01 AM PDT · by ebb tide · 3 replies
    Gloria TV ^ | October 31, 2017 | Gloria TV
    Berlin Archdiocese Tells Teenagers How to Abort The webpage katholisches-netzwerk-kinderschutz.de which is part of the official website of Berlin Archdiocese, writes that Milena, 15, may kill her baby in case she becomes pregnant.The webpage further explains how Laura, 15, can procure anti-baby pills or that Irina, 15, and Aida, 16, may engage in lesbian intercourse or that David, 18, and Alex, 16, may enter a homosexual union.The scandalous texts are recommended by Berlin Archbishop Heiner Koch who tries to justify himself by saying, “A Church that tries to force its opinion on people today, is crazy."Berlin Catholics are confronting Koch...
  • [Catholic Caucus] How Much Longer Must We Tolerate This Wayward Priest?

    10/27/2017 5:37:49 PM PDT · by ebb tide · 8 replies
    Fatima Perspectives ^ | October 26, 2017 | Christopher A. Ferarra
    How Much Longer Must We Tolerate This Wayward Priest? by Christopher A. Ferrara October 26, 2017 Father James Martin, SJ and his “Gay Church” juggernaut are on a roll, and anyone, even a bishop, who gets in his way must be crushed. Emboldened by the support of “gay”-friendly bishops and even cardinals, virtually all installed by Pope Francis, Martin dares to attack publicly a non-Francis bishop, Robert C. Morlino (consecrated by John Paul II in 1999) because his diocese of Madison, Wisconsin has published guidelines on avoiding scandal in the conduct of funerals for deceased involved in “gay marriage” or other...
  • The war against Pope Francis (Barf Alert)

    10/27/2017 9:53:44 AM PDT · by ebb tide · 14 replies
    The Guardian ^ | October 27, 2017 | Andrew Brown
    Pope Francis is one of the most hated men in the world today. Those who hate him most are not atheists, or protestants, or Muslims, but some of his own followers. Outside the church he is hugely popular as a figure of almost ostentatious modesty and humility. From the moment that Cardinal Jorge Bergoglio became pope in 2013, his gestures caught the world’s imagination: the new pope, carried his own bags and settled his own bills in hotels; he asked, of gay people, “Who am I to judge?” and washed the feet of Muslim women refugees. But within the church,...
  • Catholic Caucus: IRELAND’S MAYNOOTH SEMINARY: GAYS STILL FAVORED, ORTHODOX STILL PUNISHED

    10/26/2017 4:52:03 PM PDT · by ebb tide · 5 replies
    Church Militant ^ | October 26, 2017 | Bradley Eli
    Ireland's future, with the legalization of same-sex marriage already passed, and abortion up for a referendum next year, doesn't look bright. An inside source at Ireland's national seminary gave an update that produces more concerns than hope. On Wednesday, Church Militant spoke to an inside source at St. Patrick's College, Ireland's national seminary in Maynooth. The seminary, founded in 1795 and built to house 500 seminarians, has produced 11,000 priests. Once the largest seminary in the world, the now scandal-ridden seedbed of priests is but a shadow of its former greatness. With currently only 30 seminarians, half of them...
  • Cath Cauc: Fr. Martin Praises Excommunicated Gay Priest

    10/25/2017 3:22:07 PM PDT · by ebb tide · 4 replies
    Church Militant ^ | October 25, 2017 | Rodney Pelletier
    Father James Martin the notorious homosexualist is commending an excommunicated priest who revealed he was also a homosexual while married to an ex-nun. Gregory Baum died on October 18 at 94 years old. America Magazine — the liberal-progressive magazine published by the Jesuits and of which Martin is editor at large — published an article, extolling Baum's alleged contributions to the Church's ecumenical relations with the Jews but mentioned little of the issue that brought him into the limelight. Not only was Baum a priest and adviser during the Second Vatican Council in Rome in the 1960's, but he also...
  • Cath Cauc: Promotion of Homosexuality: The Defining Image of a Corrosive Pontificate

    10/19/2017 8:45:02 AM PDT · by ebb tide · 2 replies
    Rorate Caeli ^ | October 19, 2017 | New Catholic
    Promotion of Homosexuality: The Defining Image of a Corrosive Pontificate The image above is taken from page 24 of the official Parish Guide created by the Irish Catholic Bishops' Conference in preparation for the "World Meeting of Families", which will take place in Dublin on August 21-26, 2018. The whole preparation program is based on the Francis exhortation "Amoris Laetitia", and is named "Amoris". The corrosive nature of this wicked pontificate is destroying all things that are true, loving, and beautiful in its path. The smoke of Satan first mentioned by Paul VI has blackened the whole interior of a...
  • [Catholic Caucus] The Father Martin Paradigm

    10/18/2017 3:39:37 PM PDT · by ebb tide · 4 replies
    First Things ^ | October 18, 2017 | Alan L. Anderson
    A fascinating admission surfaced recently in the whole firestorm surrounding James Martin S.J. – an admission that shouldn’t go unnoticed. Writing in defense of Father Martin in the liberal Catholic journal Commonweal, John Gehring begins, “If you’re looking for a Catholic priest who inspires people – and makes them laugh and think – James Martin, S.J., is your guy. At the Ignatian Solidarity Network’s annual conference, he’s greeted like a rock star by swarms of young Catholics who devour his books and remember him as Stephen Colbert’s ‘chaplain’ on the Colbert Report.” Ah, well, there you are then, you know...
  • Cath Cauc: Gay couples must be made welcome at World Meeting of Families, insists bishop

    10/14/2017 8:23:36 AM PDT · by ebb tide · 17 replies
    Vox Cantoris ^ | October 13, 2017 | Sarah MacDonald
    Irish Bishop of Limerck Brendan Leahy - a corrupted, episcopal promoter of sodomy There once was a bishop from Limerick, Whose faith was not apostolic. He welcomed all gays in so many ways From Catholicism, he's really schismatic. Gay couples must be made welcome at World Meeting of Families, insists bishop 1Celebration of family diversity: Bishop Brendan Leahy Sarah MacDonald October 13 2017 2:30 AM  Gay couples must be made welcome at next year's World Meeting of Families in Ireland, the Catholic Bishop of Limerick has said. Bishop Brendan Leahy is the first Catholic bishop to publicly reach out to...
  • Pro-gay bishop pushes homosexual agenda at LGBT ‘Family Mass’

    10/13/2017 7:38:56 PM PDT · by ebb tide · 12 replies
    LifeSite News ^ | October 13, 2017 | Pete Baklinski
    Two left-leaning Catholic bishops, along with “married” homosexual partners, celebrated a special Mass for "Families of the LGBT Community" in San Diego last weekend. The event commemorated the 20-year anniversary of a controversial U.S. bishops’ letter on homosexuality that was censured by the Vatican within a year of its release.   Bishop John Dolan, an auxiliary bishop in the Diocese of San Diego, presided over the October 7 mass commemorating the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops' (USCCB) letter on homosexuality "Always Our Children.”  The mass, concelebrated with San Diego Archbishop Robert McElroy and 16 other clergy, took place at St....
  • [Catholic Caucus] Bishop’s LGBT Agenda Provokes Ongoing Tensions in Missouri

    10/12/2017 12:29:53 PM PDT · by ebb tide · 4 replies
    Church Militant ^ | October 12, 2017 | Stephen Wynne
    In Missouri, Bp. John Gaydos' commitment to a pro-gay diocesan measure continues to stoke tensions in the diocese of Jefferson City. On October 7, Catholics from across the Show-Me State gathered in Jefferson City to commemorate the 50th anniversary of the Missouri Catholic Conference. The celebration was a momentous affair, featuring prelates Abp. Christophe Pierre, papal nuncio to the United States, and St. Louis Abp. Robert J. Carlson, in addition to Bp. Gaydos. Meanwhile, roughly two dozen faithful Catholics came together to pray the Rosary outside St. Joseph Cathedral during the commemoration's closing Mass. The vigil was organized as an...
  • James Martin SJ Thinks You’re a Nazi

    09/29/2017 6:14:09 AM PDT · by ebb tide · 34 replies
    Crisis Magazine ^ | September 29, 2017 | Ausitn Ruse
    Bishop Robert McElroy of San Diego wrote a column about James Martin SJ that said Martin’s critics are a cancer on the Church, that criticism of his work is driven by homophobia, a distortion of Catholic moral theology, and is an attack on Pope Francis. This shameful column was applauded by a chorus including Elizabeth Scalia, the editor of one of the largest Catholic websites in the country, Austen Ivereigh, founder of Catholic Voices, Massimo Faggioli of Villanova University, among others.James Martin himself has taken to calling his critics the “Catholic alt-right,” a phrase he likes very much and has...
  • [Catholic Caucus] FR. JAMES MARTIN: EX-GAYS DON’T LEAD FULLY ‘INTEGRATED LIFE’

    09/23/2017 3:12:34 PM PDT · by ebb tide · 10 replies
    Church Militant ^ | September 23, 2017 | Christine Niles
    Jesuit Fr. James Martin, well-known for his attempts to normalize homosexuality in the Church, claims ex-gays lead a less "integrated life" than current gays. In an August 29 interview with Brandon Ambrosino, a gay man engaged to his male partner, Martin said: I know just for the record that a lot of the people who are critiquing me online are self-professed ... former gays. So it's a lot of former gay people. And I would say that there's a lot of conflict going on. So it's sad because what happens is their own junk inside gets focused outwards on people who...