All Blog Posts Tagged 'catholic-church' (3)

Catholic Churches Charge 11¢ Each for Admission

In 2008 the reported number of claims against catholic priests for sexual abuse rose 16%, in the US. Found by a study commissioned by the US Conference of Catholic Bishops. The report found 803 new allegations in 2008, compared with 692 in 2007. For 2008 $436m was paid out for abuse cases in the US only; most of that amount was victim compensation.



There are around 75 million catholics… Continue

Added by Johnny on March 31, 2009 at 4:30pm — No Comments

Catholics for Choice Says Pope Benedict Wrong on Condoms

Jon O'Brien, the President of Catholics for Choice, has written a response to Pope Benedict's statement on condom use, posted on OpposingViews.com.



As the pope traveled to Africa, he chose this moment to make what appears to be his…
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Added by Johnny on March 18, 2009 at 2:57pm — No Comments

What's Good for the Goose is Apparently Not Good for the Gander

More and more we see religious groups trying to push their agenda into laws, politics, and the government. Too many in the general religious populous think God has been kicked out of government, and they want him back in there. But what happens when the roles are reversed, and government proposes to push its policy into religion?



The church cries 'foul' and sputters quotes about 'the separation of church and state' and then holds a rally to gather support to stop the… Continue

Added by Johnny on March 11, 2009 at 8:08pm — 2 Comments

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Torture Report release today

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