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On Cardinal Burke’s Exile

  Cardinal Burke, probably the greatest champion at the Vatican of those of us who love and defend Catholic teaching, has been exiled by Pope Francis. The Anchoress opines here. Father Z opines here. We can try to pretend that he’s not being exiled, but…it is what it is. Exile – expulsion from one’s native land […]

Louisiana Bishop’s ‘LGBT’ ministry throws the baby out with the bath water

The Courage apostolate, the Vatican-approved ministry to people with same-sex attraction, is very clear that the Church’s teaching on sexual identity (CCC 2333) is central in ministering to people with same-sex attraction. At the very top of their “About” page, it says, “Move beyond the confines of the homosexual label to a more complete identity […]

‘I don’t hate gays but…’

The New Civil Rights Movement is continuing to try to convince people that opposition to a particular behavior (in this case, sodomy), is “hatred.” I’m not sure how we can make this more simple, but let’s try. I assume the folks at NCRM are against ISIS beheading children in Iraq. Does this mean they hate […]