US Bishops’ Catholic Campaign for Human Development Continues to Fund Pro-Abortion, Pro-LGBT Groups

Grants from the U.S. Bishops’ domestic anti-poverty arm are again benefitting groups associated with support for abortion and open homosexuality, new reports from the Lepanto Institute say. The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) encourages Catholics to support its Catholic Campaign for Human Development (CCHD), which it says helps those on the margins. Yet … Read more

D.C. Archdiocese Runs Ad on CNN Praising Wuerl’s ‘Accomplishments’

The Archdiocese of Washington purchased advertising on CNN’s website to promote Pope Francis’s complimentary regard for outgoing Cardinal Archbishop Donald Wuerl – paid for through its communications office, which gets financial support from Catholics in the pews. The ad is flagged by CNN at the top with the message, “Paid Content,” and a disclaimer appears … Read more

Moral Theologian: We Must ‘Eradicate’ Church’s Gay Networks to Fight Sex Abuse

The allegations of sexual misconduct made public in June against Archbishop Theodore McCarrick finally brought the decades-old open secret of the disgraced former cardinal’s sexually abusive behavior out in the open – also raising the question of the extent of the abuse, and how it was enabled and covered up by other U.S. prelates. At the same time the exposure of “Uncle Ted” and his impressive rise in … Read more