GUEST POST: Russell Shaw is the author of over twenty books touching on Catholicism, Politics and sometimes both at once. In this
"Every normal man must be tempted, at times, to spit on his hands hoist the black flag, and begin slitting throats." H.
Lots going on -- lots of pronouncements, lots of calls to penance and prayer from the Church leadership, for instance. We layfolk
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Two days after the release of the Pennsylvania Grand Jury report on the gut-wrenching abusive incidents by clergy, and subsequent cover-ups by
While it might seem that way, I'm really not trying to pick exclusively on Cardinal Donald Wuerl at this blog, but things...keep...happening.
You'll pardon me for paraphrasing Bette Davis in All About Eve, but we're going to be on a bumpy ride for more
Earlier today Cardinal Donald Wuerl, the Archbishop of Washington, D.C., put out a statement looking at the well-documented role the laity has
Over at her blog, Simcha Fisher is venting a bit on the silence of the bishops: I’ve talked to some laymen who
For many Catholics, there is a sense that if the gates of hell are not prevailing, they are coming loose at the