It is clear the sexual abuse of women, children and vulnerable adults has been normalised in Catholic clerical culture.
While Christianity wasn’t the sole catalyst for the Holocaust, there is no doubt that Christianity set the stage for the Holocaust to happen.
The priest, Diego de Landa, wiped out all knowledge of the written language, and nearly destroyed the spoken language too.
The church likes to pretend that “only a few hundred thousand” were murdered, but secular sources estimate as many as nine million.
Archbishop Charles Chaput also states that gay Catholics should not be allowed to hold "positions of responsibility" in the parish.
A Vatican cardinal has warned lawmakers in the United States that trans people are “demonic” and gay unions are a danger to society.
The religious weapon keeps totalitarian regimes in power, and together they keep the majority of the people in the world poor and ignorant.
A growing body of scholarly research reveals a convoluted pattern of religious failure in which atheism and the nonreligious played little role.
The Red Cross and the Vatican both helped thousands of Nazi war criminals and collaborators to escape after the second world war.
Surprisingly few know that Nazi extermination camps in World War II were by no means the only ones in Europe at the time.