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Is It Time to Abolish the USCCB?

By LEILA MARIE LAWLER, SEPTEMBER 16, 2019 “If I must speak the truth, I feel disposed to shun every conference of Bishops: for never saw I Synod brought to a happy issue, and remedying, and not rather aggravating, existing evils…” — St. Gregory of Nazianzus, 382 A.D. Heedless of... read more

Campaign for Human Development Collection – November 23 and 24 – Just Say No!

PETITION: Bishops, please stop funding organizations which promote abortion, contraception, homosexuality and Marxism Since its inception, the Catholic Campaign for Human Development (CCHD) (the official anti-poverty program of the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops) has been a cause... read more

The Embezzling Nuns From the Order That Helped Train Obama

By GEORGE NEUMAYR, December 16, 2018 The Sisters of St. Joseph of Carondelet find themselves in a La La Land scandal. It was reported recently that a couple of nuns out in Southern California had ripped off the Catholic school where they worked for many years to the tune of at least $500,000.... read more

Cash for Commies Edition!

By Michael Hichborn, Lepanto Institute So after Lepanto uncovered $240,000 of Catholic cash going to an organization that helps Planned Parenthood, and another $280,000 to a pro-homosexual, pro-abortion group -- guess who the Catholic bishops gave funding to in Indiana? COMMUNISTS. No --... read more

USCCB Gives $240,000 to Group Promoting Planned Parenthood, Prostitution, LGBTs

JUST SAY "NO" TO THE COLLECTION FOR THE "CATHOLIC" CAMPAIGN FOR HUMAN DEVELOPMENT - NOVEMBER 17 & 18, 2018 By Michael Hichborn, Lepanto Institute Since 2010, the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) has made several large financial contributions to an organization in San... read more

CCHD Is At It Again Edition

Guess which group got $240,000 to promote Planned Parenthood and LGBT issues? By Michael Hichborn, Lepanto Institute, October 28, 2018 San Francisco's Coalition on Homelessness (COH) not only endorses Planned Parenthood, but they actively promote birth control, homosexuality, transgenderism,... read more

There’s no ‘bridge’ between modernism and faithful Catholicism

By Michael Hichborn, Lepanto Institute April 13, 2018 (LifeSiteNews) – The Catholic Church today is suffering greatly from a split among the faithful.  This split is evident in matters pertaining to the liturgy, doctrine, social teaching, morality, theology, and even in how the Faithful view... read more

Pope Francis’ Support of Protests

By Vincent Ryan Ruggiero On the day before Palm Sunday 2018, young people in the U.S. participated in a march in favor of gun control. The following day, Pope Francis delivered a sermon at the Vatican encouraging young people to speak out on issues they feel strongly about. Though he has spoken... read more

Draining the CCHD swamp

By Phil Lawler | Nov 27, 2017 Every year, on the Sunday before Thanksgiving, Catholics around the US are asked to contribute to the Catholic Campaign for Human Development (CCHD). The annual collection prompts an annual controversy, in which critics of the CCHD point to the grants that the... read more

Your Catholic Week in Review (CCHD Edition!)

CCI Editor's Note: Good News! Due to the tireless work of Michael Hichborn and the Lepanto Institute, more dioceses are rejecting the Catholic Campaign for Human Development collection in favor of raising and distributing funds within their own diocese. After fighting the CCHD collection since its... read more

Here We Go — Again

Using your money to fund the Party of Death. November 17, 2017 It's now the week leading up to American Thanksgiving, and that means that the bureaucrats who run the U.S. bishops' conference are going to be passing out the CCHD envelopes in parishes all over America this weekend. Don't give... read more

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