Bishop David Ricken Criticizes Selection of Gloria Steinem as Catholic College Speaker

Gloria Steinem won't be speaking about abortion when she visits the campus of St. Norbert College this spring, but that doesn't make her visit any less problematic to Bishop David Ricken, bishop of Green Bay.  In a written statement, Bishop Ricken said, "Really, she doesn't need to. Her whole career and life is a grand affirmation of the pro-abortion movement. These types of approaches are outdated, tired and confusing ways to approach these issues, especially given the fact that the Catholic Ch … [Read more...]

Catholic Identity Abandoned: Loyola University Speaker Who “Thanked God and Country for Abortion”

Loyola University in Chicago has invited a pro-abortion rights speaker to be the keynote speaker at its January 21 celebration of the life of Martin Luther King Jr.  The event is sponsored by Loyola's Department of Student Diversity and Multicultural Affairs.The journalist Touré, who goes by his first name alone, is co-host of The Cycle on MSNBC.  He has been invited by the Jesuit institution to deliver a speech entitled "How Racism Functions Today."  SUPPORT FOR ABORTION AT A CAT … [Read more...]

William E. May, Moral Theologian, Rest In Peace

William E. May, moral theologian who taught at The Catholic University of America  from 1971 through 2008, has died at the age of 87.Dr. May was the Michael J. McGivney Emeritus Professor of Moral Theology at the Pontifical John Paul II Institute for Studies on Marriage and Family at The Catholic University of America.  He had taught at the Institute for 17 years, from 1991 to 2008.  Before that, he taught moral theology at The Catholic University of America from 1971 to 1991.In Septem … [Read more...]


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