Bishop Robert Mcelroy

Crossed off the list?

The Bishop of San Diego has explained why he did not respond to a 2016 letter alleging sexual misconduct on the part of Archbishop Theodore McCarrick and other Catholic clerics.   The letter was sent to Bishop Robert McElroy by

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Crossed off the list?2018-08-29T11:54:02-07:00

San Diego bishop announces ‘town hall’ meetings on sex-abuse scandals

(The following letter was distributed at this weekend's Masses. ) My brothers and sisters in Christ: I am writing to the entire Catholic community of San Diego and Imperial Counties this week to speak about the unspeakable — the sexual abuse

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San Diego bishop announces ‘town hall’ meetings on sex-abuse scandals2018-08-27T07:56:37-07:00

Debate over ‘Faithful Citizenship’ at meeting of U.S. bishops

What some expected would be a brisk vote turned out to be a lengthy discussion at the USCCB general assembly meeting on Thursday, covering the future of the bishops’ guide to political engagement, Forming Consciences for Faithful Citizenship. At the end

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Debate over ‘Faithful Citizenship’ at meeting of U.S. bishops2018-06-15T19:21:37-07:00

San Diego diocese announces program to prevent family separation at the border

In response to the Trump administration’s policy that separates children from their parents arriving at the U.S.-Mexico border, Bishop Robert McElroy has announced that the diocese of San Diego will launch a program aimed at keeping asylum-seeking families together. During

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San Diego diocese announces program to prevent family separation at the border2018-06-11T09:05:59-07:00

Diocese of San Diego promotes LGBT retreat headed by Protestant dissidents

In the April 22, 2018, Sunday bulletin at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, in the Diocese of San Diego, there appeared an advertisement for a “Q Christian Parents Retreat.” The current “Pastoral Administrator” at St. John’s is Kevin Casey, S.J. The parish

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Diocese of San Diego promotes LGBT retreat headed by Protestant dissidents2018-12-18T14:27:26-08:00

San Diego bishop: Some Catholics have ‘corrosive and repugnant’ views on homosexuality

San Diego Bishop Robert McElroy said recently that there is “repugnant” and “corrosive” bigotry toward individuals identifying as LGBT on the part of “a group of people across all religious views.” This “particularly antagonistic” regard for LGBT individuals by people

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San Diego bishop: Some Catholics have ‘corrosive and repugnant’ views on homosexuality2018-12-18T16:03:28-08:00