In light of the Boy Scouts’ decision to allow boys who identify as “gay” to be members, Fr. Derek Lappe of Our Lady Star of the Sea parish in Bremerton, WA, has written a brilliant article explaining why his parish cannot now affiliate with the Boy Scouts. In particular, he mentions “self-identification” as “gay.” […]
Never mind that Catholic hospitals are more committed to serving the poor than other healthcare institutions. Liberals in Washington are opposing Catholic healthcare because it doesn’t include abortion, suicide, and support for homosexual lifestyles. These things, for the liberal, trump care for the poor. New York Times: Catholic hospital leaders said that changes in the […]
Several years ago, my family, including my protestant mother, visited Washington, D.C. The kids and I went to the Basilica of the National Shrine of the Immaculate Conception. Mom tagged along. She wanted to visit Washington National Cathedral, so she did, and we tagged along. After hearing that Washington National Cathedral will be performing “same-sex […]
To those claiming that social issues dragged the Republican Party down in 2012, check out this report from Family Research Council: In a year in which the losing candidate for president, Republican Mitt Romney, won 48 percent of the popular vote nationwide, the one-man-one-woman marriage position strongly outpolled Romney in all four states where the […]
Christian pastors in Washington State have joined with Preserve Marriage Washington to make a video giving five reasons to oppose Referendum 74 which would legalize same-sex “marriage” in their state. These five reasons apply for everyone, so I would encourage all to view and share the video.
While state regulators in Washington have warned the Catholic Church not to do any fundraising to oppose a same-sex marriage referendum in that state (despite it being their Constitutional right), there appear to be no objections from the state against 63 former priests engaged in support for the measure. This is not to say that […]