challenging religious privilege in public life

The Life and Death of NSSM 200


How the Pope uses the “ecumenical movement” to silence Protestant criticism

The 'ecumenical movement' is the pope’s most important stratagem to silence Protestant criticism of Vatican interference in American government.

How far is the Vatican willing to go to ensure its survival?

The Vatican has had so much success at shutting down efforts to control population growth that draconian actions have not yet been necessary.

A Crash Course on Papal Infallibility

Swiss Catholic theologian Hans Kung: "It is not possible to solve the problem of contraception until we solve the problem of infallibility."

Why is the Catholic Church on a course of self-destruction?

Throwing young people alive out of airplanes, one by one, over the ocean was justified because this served to protect the interests of the Holy…

Consequences of Papal Infallibility for Catholicism and Humanity

The dogmas of papal primacy and infallibility, as proclaimed at Vatican Council I on July 18, 1870, has produced vast consequences.

The Importance of Papal Infallibility to Roman Catholicism

According to Catholic theologian Hans Küng, “Infallibility performed the function of a metadogma, shielding and insuring all the other dogmas.

A few reasons Americans have a distorted view of the Catholic Church

Any time a report appears in the press placing the Church in a bad light, almost without exception there is an immediate demand for an…

Should Catholic priests and nuns who are “good people” leave the church?

Frequently I’m attacked for criticizing priests and nuns who are manifestly “good people.” The difficulty is that priests and nuns are caught in a wrenching…

Why should the Pope decide what is moral and what is immoral?

The principle of papal infallibility is now the fundamental principle of the Church. It is the glue that holds all dogma, all Church teachings, together.

Meet the federal judge who took on the Catholic Church

One of the early great successes of the U.S. Bishops’ Pastoral Plan for Pro-Life Activities was the passage of the Hyde Amendment in 1976, the…