Tag: Anti-Catholicism

Irish newspapers apologize, pay ex-seminarian for false claims

Irish newspapers apologize, pay ex-seminarian for false claims

| Michael Kelly | July 2, 2019 | 0 Comments

Three Irish newspapers have apologized and paid compensation to a former seminarian after admitting they falsely claimed he was expelled from formation after being found in bed with another seminarian.

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Listecki: Anti-Catholicism ‘equal opportunity prejudice’ in campaign

Listecki: Anti-Catholicism ‘equal opportunity prejudice’ in campaign

| Brian T. Olszewski | October 21, 2016 | 3 Comments

Milwaukee Archbishop Jerome Listecki called anti-Catholicism “an equal opportunity prejudice” evident in the presidential election.

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Anti-Catholic bigotry fails to dampen call to love in Philadelphia

Anti-Catholic bigotry fails to dampen call to love in Philadelphia

| George P. Matysek Jr. | September 29, 2015 | 0 Comments

“Enter that line and you enter the path of destruction!”

That’s what a man holding a sign filled with Bible verses screamed to me as I came close to a security checkpoint for access to the much-anticipated papal Mass in Philadelphia Sept. 27.

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Lawyer could be fined up to $10,000 for anti-Catholic statements in court filing

Lawyer could be fined up to $10,000 for anti-Catholic statements in court filing

| December 14, 2011 | 1 Comment

A federal bankruptcy judge in Minneapolis has threatened to fine a Hastings lawyer and her client up to $10,000 for making anti-Catholic statements in a Nov. 25 court filing.

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Letters

Letters

| October 27, 2011 | 1 Comment

– Disappointed in local PBS decision not to air ‘Catholicism’
– Ready to help with anti-bullying efforts
– Death penalty op-ed missed the mark

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The last acceptable prejudice in America rides again

The last acceptable prejudice in America rides again

| Father Robert Barron | April 13, 2011 | 1 Comment

Anti-Catholicism has long been a feature of both the high and the low culture in America.

From the 19th century to the middle of the 20th century, it was out in the open. Many editorialists, cartoonists, politicians and other shapers of popular opinion in that era were crudely explicit in their opposition to the Catholic Church.

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