Posts Tagged ‘US conservative Catholics’

US attorney general alarms liberal Catholics Comments 0

Monday, October 21st, 2019

Liberal Catholics say the US attorney general William Barr’s Catholic faith is threatening the separation of church and state. Their concerns follow a speech on religious freedom last week, where Barr said “militant secularists” were behind a “campaign to destroy the traditional moral order”. He claimed Catholicism and other mainstream religions were the target of Read more

Pope speaks openly about possible schism Comments 0

Thursday, September 12th, 2019

Pope Francis spoke openly for the first time this week about the possibility of a US Catholic conservative-led schism. His frank comments were made during a press conference while he was flying home after visiting Mozambique, Madagascar and Mauritius. There have been many schisms in the Church’s 2,000-year history, he noted. Although he said he Read more