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Cardinal Napier Mistreated in BBC Interview

Cardinal Napier, Catholic Archbishop of Durban, South Africa

Cardinal Napier, Archbishop of Durban, South Africa, has issued a statement rightly defending the Church and himself in the aftermath of a BBC interview wherein he was misunderstood, mischaracterized and otherwise mistreated, and where afterward his comments were further mischaracterized in some media reports. He was invited to be interviewed on the BBC’s Stephen Nolan […]

British Government Lawyers Disagree on What Constitutes Homosexual ‘Sex’

The Telegraph reports on the Catholic bishops’ efforts to stop passage of same-sex “marriage” legislation. This tidbit of information jumped out at me. Lawyers and MPs said the distinction created inequality between heterosexual and homosexual couples in the divorce courts and could ultimately lead to the abolition of the centuries-old concept of adultery. It came […]

The End of ‘Soho Masses’ Already Being Misinterpreted

Yesterday I wrote about Archbishop Vincent Nichols’ decision to end the “gay Masses” known as the “Soho Masses” in the Westminster Diocese. His statement is already being misinterpreted by organizers of the “Soho Masses.” Terence Weldon writes: This statement in no way ends the existing model of pastoral care, but takes it into “a new phase”, […]