Voice of the Faithful

Rev.

Rev. Christopher J. Coyne responded to the Globe's blatant manipulation of his quotes: "I was asked a question to characterize the meeting of Voice of the Faithful with the archbishop," Coyne told me, "and I responded by saying that they [the members of VOTF] told the archbishop that they were not... read more

Archbishop John Myers of Newark, N.

Archbishop John Myers of Newark, N.J. stated on Oct. 11, 2002 , -Voice of the Faithful [VOTF]...has used the current crisis in the Church as a springboard for presenting an agenda that is anti-Church and, ultimately, anti-Catholic.- Almost a year later, Fred Martinez sees not changes the VOTF... read more

“Voice of the Faithful has squandered a unique opportunity to unite all Catholics — hierarchy, laity, men and women in religious life, and priests — and has traveled a path that will only further di

"Voice of the Faithful has squandered a unique opportunity to unite all Catholics -- hierarchy, laity, men and women in religious life, and priests -- and has traveled a path that will only further divide the church. In its Web site, the group expresses a desire -to shape structural change within... read more

A careful evaluation of the disingenuousness and ambiguity that characterizes Voice of the Faithful’s conduct over the last year casts serious doubt on the credibility of their claim to be part of the

A careful evaluation of the disingenuousness and ambiguity that characterizes Voice of the Faithful's conduct over the last year casts serious doubt on the credibility of their claim to be part of the solution to the clerical scandals. With a motto like 'keep the faith, change the church' few... read more

“When a group portrays itself as a grassroots organization, one would imagine that it would encourage maximum member participation.

"When a group portrays itself as a grassroots organization, one would imagine that it would encourage maximum member participation. However, it would appear that it is not that easy to participate with fellow members at the Providence Rhode Island branch of the Voice of the Faithful (VOTF). Local... read more

“What it boils down to is this: Voice of the Faithful is simply another group of dissenters, plain and simple.

"What it boils down to is this: Voice of the Faithful is simply another group of dissenters, plain and simple. It parades under the false guise of being centrist, apolitical, and faithful to the magisterium. Even readers of CRISIS have been drawn to its message. And why not? It seems harmless... read more