Posts Tagged ‘Peter Kearney’

Scotland ‘hostile’ to Catholics, says Church spokesman Comments 0

Friday, June 7th, 2013

Scotland is a hostile place for Catholics, according to the spokesman for the Catholic Church there, Peter Kearney. “Priests have bricks thrown through their bedroom windows,” he said. “The number of crimes motivated by anti-Catholic intolerance has gone up every year since the 2003 Criminal Justice Act was created. Things are not getting better.” Continue Read more

Church in Scotland failed on issues of sexuality Comments 0

Tuesday, March 12th, 2013

The Catholic Church in Scotland has failed to provide “compassionate and pastoral” support on issues of sexuality, the head of its media office has said. In a Radio Scotland interview, Peter Kearney said: “If there’s an area where the Church hasn’t been seen — frankly because it’s not present — it’s in that area of Read more