Tuesday, March 27, 2012
Catholic News Roundup 03-27
A federal court judge says that because a Catholic charity group refuses to refer refugee sex slaves and prostitutes for abortion and contraception … any federal funding of the organization is unconstitutional.
Sex Abuse Trial Update
One of three priests being tried in the notorious Philadelphia sex abuse scandal is pleading guilty … as the criminal court case takes a dramatic turn.
An underground Chinese Bishop appointed several years ago by the Holy See is being detained along with his chancellor … to attend what the government is calling “learning classes.”
Shutting Down Sharia
American resistance to the invasion of Sharia law into the U.S. court system is waning in some states … as it begins to take shape in others … while lawmakers around the country consider banning the enforcement of foreign laws in their courts altogether.
Wife Beating 101
In traditional Sharia fashion … the so-called religion of peace is making its marriage practices known to readers in a newly published book … that instructs a Muslim man how and when to beat his wife.