Tuesday, August 23, 2011
Catholic News Roundup 08-23
The economy isn’t the only thing exploding in Brazil … as the AFP Newswire reports … so is the Muslim Population.
Post-Scandal Priest Association
In the wake of the Philadelphia abuse scandal … priests of the Archdiocese are forming an independent association of their own to deal with what they are calling a quote …“vacuum of information.”
Calling Obama Out
Pro-Life States that have defunded Planned Parenthood are standing their ground despite threats from the Obama administration to interfere in state government matters.
The Bishop of San Jose, California is installing a lay woman to oversee a parish instead of a new pastor.
The Diocese of Phoenix Arizona is now forbidding girls to serve mass on the altar at its Cathedral … because it is a privilege for boys interested in the priesthood.