Bishop Strickland’s Removal Looks Like Something Out of a Gangster Movie

On Saturday, November 11, Bishop Joseph Strickland was formally removed from the pastoral governance of the diocese of Tyler, Texas. The lawless process employed to remove him from office resembled a script from a gangster film. The Players The story began with an apostolic visitation ordered by the new prefect of the Dicastery of Bishops, … Read more

Francis Schemes with Cronies to Remove Bishop Strickland

At a meeting Saturday, Pope Francis discussed with Vatican officials the prospect of requesting the resignation of Bishop Joseph Strickland of the Diocese of Tyler, Texas, The Pillar has learned. The pope met Aug. 9 with Archbishop Robert Prevost, OSA, head of the Dicastery for Bishops, and Archbishop Christophe Pierre, apostolic nuncio to the United … Read more