Vatican Apologizes for Pope’s Gay Slur

The Vatican formally apologized on behalf of Pope Francis, who was reported to have uttered a homophobic slur last week in a private meeting concerning the Catholic Church’s ban on homosexual priests. The pope, according to Italian media outlets, told Catholic bishops that gay men in Vatican seminaries should not be allowed to become priests, … Read more

‘Devout Catholic’ Joe Biden Mocks Easter Sunday

The White House on Friday announced “transgender day of visibility” for March 31, which this year falls on Easter Sunday. “NOW, THEREFORE, I, JOSEPH R. BIDEN JR., President of the United States of America, by virtue of the authority vested in me by the Constitution and the laws of the United States, do hereby proclaim … Read more

A Misuse of Religious Freedom at the Border

A Catholic charity that serves migrants cannot invoke religious freedom to avoid complying with a legitimate inquiry by the attorney general of Texas. U.S. Catholics who are caring for immigrants at the Texas border being attacked for their faith? If not, what’s behind the effort by Texas’s Attorney General Ken Paxton to shut down Annunciation … Read more

The Pope’s Reign and Ruin

Pope Francis closed out his summer by praising the Mongolian and Russian empires for their tolerance and humanity, before criticizing American Catholics for their backwardness and narrowness. No, you read that right the first time. He praised the horde of Genghis Khan and the imperialism of the Russian czars for their tolerance, then went on … Read more

US Bishops Vote Betrays Body and Blood of Jesus

US Bishops failed to stop pro-abortion politicians from desecrating the most Holy Eucharist during their November meeting. The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) passed new guidance on Communion on Wednesday that does not address whether politicians who support abortion rights should be prohibited from receiving the Eucharist. The bishops had discussed whether to bar … Read more

The McCarrick Whitewash

The Vatican has finally released the long-awaited and long-delayed McCarrick Report. The document purports to be a thorough examination of how it was that a man who was widely known to be a sex pest and serial sexual harasser, Theodore McCarrick, was elevated to become a powerful and influential cardinal archbishop of the Diocese of … Read more

Even Saints Can Get Canceled

The vandals in St. Louis have a new target: St. Louis. The American city began as a French settlement in Spanish Louisiana. The French fur traders who set up shop there named it for Louis IX, the sainted French king whose Christian zeal and personal integrity caused him to be regarded by his contemporaries and … Read more