Cardinal Joseph Tobin

Pennsylvania, New Jersey bishops ask Vatican for McCarrick report

By Cindy Wooden, Catholic News Service, November 29, 2019 The bishops of Pennsylvania and New Jersey discussed sexual abuse with Pope Francis in a Thanksgiving Day meeting, according to Bishop Lawrence T. Persico of Erie, Pennsylvania, who was present at the meeting. The gathering was a... read more

Francis paves the way for Francis II

BY MICHAEL WARREN DAVIS, SEPTEMBER 3, 2019 Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez was roundly mocked last week for saying that Millennials are, in fact, the Greatest Generation. And rightly so. By and large, my generation is a waste of its fathers’ seed and a drain on their resources. Culturally, we’re... read more

Corruption in the Church: Bad News and Hopeful Possibilities

BY WILLIAM KILPATRICK, JULY 11, 2019 Thanks to Pope Francis, the Vatican now joins the growing list of the world’s sanctuary cities. If you’re a clergyman wanted by civil authorities or Church authorities in your native land, the Vatican will offer you a safe haven and, quite possibly, a... read more

Pope Francis appoints pro-LGBT Cdl Tobin to oversee Catholic education

By Martin M. Barillas NEWARK, New Jersey, June 6, 2019 (LifeSiteNews) — Newark archbishop Cardinal Joseph Tobin, who has come under fire for statements at odds with Church teachings about sexuality, was named by Pope Francis as a member of the Congregation for Catholic Education. In... read more