In a hard-hitting op-ed, Monsignor Charles Pope says the bishops need to do more than issue statements expressing sadness and ringing a church bell in mourning after the state’s Governor championed the most radical abortion bill in the country into law. Enough is enough. The time has come for real penalties.
A new controversy is brewing over an historic move by the organizers of the annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade in New York City who announced that, for the first time in the history of the Catholic event, they will allow a homosexual group to march under its own banner in next year’s parade.
Calling it “a disappointment but not a surprise,” the Archdiocese of Washington has published an editorial on the controversy raging at Georgetown University over the invitation of the pro-abortion head of the Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), Kathleen Sebelius, to speak at an awards ceremony.