In Grand Haven, Cross=BAD, Anchor=GOOD

The town of Grand Haven sits on the eastern shore of Lake Michigan, in Michigan's Lower Peninsula.  For half a century Dewey Hill, which overlooks the town, has been home to a 48-foot cross--a highly visible landmark along the banks of the Grand River.The cross was erected in 1962.  However, according to the Grand Haven Tribune, the cross has most recently only been raised on the hill for the summertime Sunday evening Worship on the Waterfront services, which are sponsored by First Reformed C … [Read more...]

Cardinal Dolan Speaks Out Re. the NY Times’ Inflammatory Anti-Catholic Ad

 Last week, I told you the story of the full-page ad against Catholicism which appeared in the pages of the New York Times on July 3.  Funded by the Freedom From Religion Foundation, the ad sneered that "Dogma should not trump our civil liberties," and chalked the Hobby Lobby decision up to the fact that the Supreme Court has too many Catholics among its members.Cardinal Timothy Dolan, archbishop of New York, didn't like the ad, either; and he addressed the ad in his blog on the … [Read more...]

New York Times Publishes Full-Page Anti-Catholic Ad

NYTimes full page ad

"Dogma should not trump our civil liberties."  That's the UN-civil message from the Freedom From Religion Foundation (FFRF) in a full-page ad which appears in the front news section of today's New York Times.Pictured at the top is birth control pioneer Margaret Sanger, the racist, atheist founder of Planned Parenthood whose motto was "No Gods - No Masters."  The ad criticizes the "all-male, all-Roman Catholic majority" of the Supreme Court who voted to protect Americans' religious rights in t … [Read more...]