Carlsbad priest gets 60 days for groping seminarian

The following comes from a Jan. 18 story on NBC-Los Angeles. A former associate pastor at St. Patrick's Catholic Church in Carlsbad was sentenced Friday to 60 days in jail and three years probation after being found guilty of misdemeanor

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2019-01-21T12:46:51-07:00January 21st, 2019|Categories: Homosexuality and transgender issues|Tags: , |25 Comments

Bishop McElroy denies gay subculture among San Diego priests – and a response

The following comes from a Jan. 14 story in the Times of San Diego by Chris Stone. Despite voiced parishioner concerns, San Diego Bishop Robert McElroy denies that a gay subculture exists among diocesean priests or seminarians — men studying to be

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2019-01-16T11:06:10-07:00January 16th, 2019|Categories: Bishops and church leaders|Tags: , |25 Comments

Let’s not rush to judge Cardinal Pell, Pope Francis says

The following comes from a July 31 Catholic News Agency article: In response to news that Australian authorities are investigating multiple allegations of child abuse leveled against Cardinal George Pell, Pope Francis cautioned against gossip and making judgements before all

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2016-08-01T13:32:44-07:00August 1st, 2016|Categories: Other News|Tags: , |2 Comments