Posted on Mirror of Justice on November 03, 2008
On my drive home tonight I was listening to Hugh Hewitt interview Bishop Robert Finn of Kansas City. Bishop Finn seems to be saying that a faithful Catholic cannot vote for Barack Obama. An excerpt:HH: I?m talking with Bishop Robert...
Posted on Mirror of Justice on October 14, 2011
Kansas City bishop Robert Finn has been indicted for failing to report suspected child abuse: The indictment is the first ever of a Catholic bishop in the 25 years since the scandal over sexual abuse by priests first became public...
Posted on Constitutionally Correct on November 04, 2008
A U.S. bishop says people of good will should question a candidate’s determination to reduce abortions when he also promises to immediately sign upon taking office the Freedom of Choice Act.
Bishop Robert Finn of Kansas City-St. Joseph said this in a statement last week that aimed to educate voters about a bill the next [...
Posted on Constitutionally Correct on August 28, 2013
DFWCatholic: Bishop Robert C. Morlino of Madison, Wis., implored Catholics to speak up for religious freedom and for truth after explaining the link between the two at a lecture in Arlington, Va., on Aug. 23.
Posted on Constitutionally Correct on December 02, 2011
LifeSiteNews.com: The Diocese of St. Petersburg, Florida will be forced to end health insurance coverage for its 2,300 employees if the Obama administration presses forward with its plan to force Catholic employers to cover contraceptives and abortifacients, insisted Bishop Robert Lynch on Wednesday.
Posted on Mirror of Justice on January 18, 2010
Welcome to Bishop Kevin C. Rhoades, the recently installed ninth bishop of the Diocese of Ft. Wayne-South Bend! Rocco (no surprise) has details on the installation, and also the full text of Bishop Rhoades' homily. Here's a bit: As I...
Posted on Lex Communis on September 19, 2008
Keep in mind that this is a church where Bishop Spong - who doesn't believe in the Resurrection - remains a bishop in good standing.
The Episcopalian Church violates its canon law to depose the Bishop of Pittsburgh for being too orthodox.
Posted on Legal Profession Blog on October 09, 2008
An attorney who had represented the Episcopal Bishop of Montana in connection with sexual misconduct charges involving an adult parishioner was censured by order of the Tennessee Supreme Court. The attorney had met the Bishop when they both served on...
Posted on Constitutionally Correct on March 17, 2010
WORLDmag: "Today the Episcopal Church announced that it will consecrate its second non-celibate gay bishop this May. Mary Glasspool was elected bishop on December 5 but was waiting for a majority of the diocesan bishops and 'standing committees' in the jurisdiction to approve her consecration...
Posted on Constitutionally Correct on August 16, 2012
NC Register: Madison, Wis., Bishop Robert Morlino says he?s not endorsing Ryan, but upholds the candidate?s reputation as a serious Catholic committed to applying Church social doctrine.
Posted on Constitutionally Correct on December 05, 2009
"The Episcopal Diocese of Los Angeles elected a lesbian as assistant bishop Saturday, the second openly gay bishop in the global Anglican fellowship, which is already deeply fractured over the first."
Posted on Constitutionally Correct on November 03, 2008
Bishop Robert W. Finn of the Catholic Diocese of Kansas-St. Joseph appeared on the Mike Gallagher show and spoke out very strongly against pro-abortion politicians and voters who support them. Audio of the interview is here.
This audio recording also appears on YouTube: Chris Stigall with Bishop Finn on Obama & Catholic Voting
Posted on Crime Scene KC on November 15, 2011
From The Star: Bishop Robert Finn today avoided facing a criminal misdemeanor indictment in his handling of a priest facing child pornography charges by agreeing to enter into a diversion program with the Clay County prosecutor. Authorities have pledged not...
Posted on Constitutionally Correct on January 28, 2009
LifeSiteNews carries this commentary by Bishop Robert J. Hermann of St. Louis. It includes these excerpts:
. . . Yes, we can thank one-half of our Catholics for bailing out on their faith! After almost 50 years of having 50 percent of Catholics abandoning their Catholic identity, we cannot expect to turn this culture around by [...
Posted on Mirror of Justice on February 05, 2013
The longtime bishop of the Diocese of Ft. Wayne-South Bend, Bishop John D'Arcy, died on Sunday morning. He was a really good and deeply holy man. He was also a stand-up guy and a mensch. Click on the link to...
Posted on Instapundit.com on February 25, 2010
AMY BISHOP UPDATE: Norfolk DA seeks an inquest in Seth Bishop’s 1986 death. “Saying he had questions about the original investigation, Norfolk District Attorney William R. Keating today requested an inquest into the death of Seth Bishop, who was killed by his sister, Amy, in 1986 in Braintree...
Posted on Mirror of Justice on August 20, 2012
David Cloutier has a good post over at Catholic Moral Theology, called "Bishops, Budgets, and Getting Moral Theology Right," in which he is (respectfully) critical of a recent open letter by Rep. Paul Ryan's bishop, Robert Morlino. Bishop Morlino said,...
Posted on The BLT: The Blog of Legal Times on January 27, 2012
Lawyers with Covington & Burling in Washington helped to secure asylum for a Sudanese Episcopalian Bishop after he became a target for his support of South Sudan, the firm said Friday. Bishop Andudu Adam Elnail is a native of the...
Posted on Constitutionally Correct on October 19, 2011
The Christian Institute: The family and marriage ?existed before the state?, a Roman Catholic bishop has said as he criticised Scottish Government moves to consider redefining marriage. Motherwell Bishop Joseph Devine warned that governments cannot ?rewrite human nature?.