Catholic opponents of the death penalty sometimes seem to lose sight of the primary purpose of punishment. The Catechism of the Catholic Church (final text) says, “Punishment has the primary aim of redressing the disorder introduced by the offense.”
Article – click link above – has Video of Raymond Cardinal Burke on EWTN.
In his World Over interview, Cardinal Burke told Arroyo that the issue is simply a question of the sisters remaining faithful to their vows. “Consecrated religious … are bound to the Vicar of Christ by a very significant bond because they have professed … to follow Christ in an exemplary way and so to be a source of strength and inspiration for the whole People of God,” he explained.
Infiltration of the Catholic Church by socialist-Marxists . . .
JUST TROUBLE — If your Catholic parish offers a series of programs known as Just Faith, stay away!
“How To Turn Lukewarm Parishes Into A Hotbed of Social Justice” – Jake Jezreel, founder Just Faith
Just Faith Exposed!
The November 2011 Mindzenty Report, Blowin’ in the Wind: Just Faith and the Socialist Indoctrination of the Church . It traces the roots of today’s social gospel with the Progressive Movement and Fabian Socialism. Also, it examines the fast-growing JustFaith organization, its founder Jack Jezreel, its ties with the Catholic Campaign for Human Development, its partnership with left-wing groups and its Alinsky-like disruptive tactics.
Despite its growing popularity, JustFaith has unleashed a
legion of critics who point out that Jezreel’s program is
nothing but a platform for an ultra left wing social,
political, and economic agenda that is NOT consistent with
traditional Catholic social teaching. The trouble with the
JustFaith Ministries is that it is not about either justice or faith
but about power. As Walter Rauschenbusch said in the late 19th
century, religion is just a means to get, not justice but socialism,
which is a demonic attempt to corral the world’s masses into a
single unit that will be forced to march to its secular drummer.
JustFaith reduces Catholicism to an unofficial set of economic
and political solutions to the gamut of social problems that
afflict this country. It overemphasizes aspects of Catholic social
teaching or takes them out of context to the point that they
become easy fodder for their secular political and economic
Planned Parenthood president Cecile Richards said NETWORK’s letter was a “critical demonstration of support.” She praised how the nuns “most importantly broke with the bishops and the Vatican to announce their support for health care reform.”
ARE THE BISHOPS ON A CAMPAIGN TO SILENCE DISSENT BUSTERS?
Is the *hit going to hit the fan in 2012? Are dissent busters going to rise up in large numbers in 2012? And do you wonder whether Father Frank Pavone has been bumped off? How about Father Euteneuer?
Archdiocese of Detroit has called on someone to stop using the name ‘Catholic’ – but it’s not someone who is fighting against the morals or faith of the Catholic Church at all. It is in fact an individual who has devoted the last several years to vigorously defending and promoting authentic Catholic principles – Michael Voris, known best for his hosting of The Vortex on the website RealCatholicTV.com.
For a list of dissent organizations, look in the far right column of the website.
This Dossier Exposes her OBSESSION with GUILTY MURDERERS; DEFIANCE against traditional Catholic teaching; BLINDNESS to the ABORTION holocaust; her connections with the NEW AGE FEMINISTS NUN MOVEMENTS and DISSENTING ORGANIZATIONS; and the ACLU.
“Sister Prejean is a Community Organizer” — profile from her book “Dead Man Walking.”
Sister Prejean is coming to spend a week in Oregon, speaking and selling her books.