The Government Must Investigate the Catholic Church

When New York Times columnist Ross Douthat’s very fine “Bad Religion” published a half-dozen years ago, I commented then that what was so amazing was that Douthat — a convert to Catholicism and too young to have lived in one of the all-encompassing Catholic communities of Middle America in the 1960s — had managed to get the … Read more

Donald Wuerl: The Con Man in the Cardinal’s Cap

Sign the petition asking for Cardinal Wuerl’s resignation The demands that Donald Wuerl be dismissed as archbishop of Washington and resign from the Roman Catholic Church’s College of Cardinals are proportionate in their degree of outrage with their degree of disappointment with the failed priest. Thanks to a Pennsylvania grand jury, we now know of the evil that took place during his time as … Read more