No Place in the Church for the Catholic Bloggers?


Did Pope Francis really say that there is no place in the Church for Catholic bloggers?Um…. No.  Apparently, though, Britain’s Archbishop Vincent Nichols, archbishop of Westminster, has tried to make it seem as though the pontiff doesn’t want us Catholic bloggers around.According to British writer William Oddie, the archbishop quoted Pope Francis, then skillfully manipulated the Pope’s remarks to make it seem that Pope Francis didn’t much appreciate the Catholic bloggers, suggesting t … [Read more...]

Archbishop Chaput's Hat Tip to Catholic Bloggers

Who can you trust for news about faith in the world around you?  Not the mainstream media, according to Archbishop Charles Chaput, O.F.M. Cap., soon-to-be-installed new Archbishop of Philadelphia. Archbishop Chaput spoke to World Youth Day pilgrims in Madrid, cautioning them that the major media outlets may not give us the straight story regarding religious faith—either because they don’t really understand themselves, or because they have an anti-Catholic perspective which is apparent in their … [Read more...]