Monday, January 16, 2012
Catholic News Roundup 01-16
Jesuit University Defies Bishop
A Jesuit University in Pennsylvania is refusing to obey its Bishop … ignoring orders to cancel the speaking engagement of a pro-abortion politician.
Archdiocese Fails to Report
The use of child pornography by some priests in the Archdiocese of Philadelphia has apparently been hidden for years … according to city prosecutors in a current sex abuse case.
The Philadelphia Enquirer
More Abuse in Germany
Two hundred eighty counts of sexual abuse are being leveled against a German priest in court for allegedly abusing three boys over a period of several years.
Truth and Consequences
The former bishop of El Paso is suing one of his priests ... and the priest's brother .... claiming the mishandling of funds.
The American Catholic
Jersey Judge Denies Religious Freedom
Two lesbian women have won a court case in New Jersey ... after a popular oceanside resort refused to allow them to perform a so-called same-sex marriage ceremony on their property.
World Net Daily