Critics blame the archbishop for his repesentative's priest’s remarks on a local television show that homosexuality was created by God, and was ‘part of his plan.’ ☩ Edward Pentin at National Catholic Register
An overview of the legal stakes of Cardinal Barbarin’s criminal conviction, just ahead of his audience with Pope Francis. ☩ Solène Tadié at National Catholic Register
The following is not a hypothetical scenario. Your four-year old daughter comes home from school and says, “I can wear my brother’s clothes and he can wear mine. I can change my name to a boy’s name.” ☩ John Stonestreet at The Stream
At the outset of this Papacy many Catholics, including myself, held the Archbishop of Malta, Charles Scicluna in great esteem. . . ☩ Mark Lambert at De Omnibus Dubitandum Est.
For those who consider Cardinal Pell guilty as sentenced and wonder why some Catholics (quite a lot of Catholics) are sticking up for a convicted child abuser, it might be worth watching this report. ☩ Mark Lambert at De Omnibus Dubitandum Est.
The media glamorizes transgenderism, and some in the medical establishment are taking advantage. ☩ Marcia Segelstein at National Catholic Register
A chronological list of key events in the life of the Australian cardinal, including details of his financial reforms as well as abuse allegations, charges and eventual conviction. ☩ Edward Pentin at National Catholic Register