Monday, May 21, 2012

Catholic News Roundup 05-21

Chen Arrives in New York

The arrival of Chen, his wife, and two children to the Big Apple marks the end of a testy foreign relations exchange between China and the United States … as Chen was suddenly told by government officials on Saturday to pack his bags.
Exorcising Georgetown
A renowned author wants to sue Georgetown University in a court of Canon Law … for calling itself Catholic. 
Priest Convicted
An ex-priest in Texas has been convicted of hiring a hit man to kill his accuser … a man bringing sexual abuse charges against him in a separate case.
A Sign of the Times
A Catholic Church in Massachusetts is receiving threats ... after posting a sign strongly expressing opposition to Obama's endorsement of same-sex marriage.

Gaga Gagged in Manila
Young Filipinos are hitting the streets of Manila ... calling for the cancellation of a concert by pop-music diva Lady Gaga  ... because of her anti-Christian music.

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