By Michelle Malkin, The Heartland Institute - In 2019, the USCCB [U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops] sat on net assets of $377 million and raked in total revenues of $188 million. Its annual government grant revenue totaled nearly $50 million; with $23 million funneled to a program encouraging illegal alien unaccompanied minors to trespass our borders; $16.5 million for refugee admissions; and $12.1 million for refugee and entrant assistance. In 2020, Catholic Charities vacuumed up $5 billion—$2 billion of which came from government sources.
By Fr. Frederick Faber, Catholic Exchange - The hideousness of sin is all the more brought out when the light of God’s love is thrown so strongly on it. Hence it comes to pass that a very grateful man is also a deeply penitent man; and as the excess of benefits tends to lower us in our own esteem, so we are humble in proportion to our gratitude. But this love does not rest in the luxurious sentiment of gratitude. It breaks out into actual and ardent thanksgiving, and its thankfulness is not confined to words.
Author Don Schwager, Servants of the Word - Luke 19:41-44 - And when he drew near and saw the city he wept over it, saying, "Would that even today you knew the things that make for peace! But now they are hid from your eyes. For the days shall come upon you, when your enemies will cast up a bank about you and surround you, and hem you in on every side...
By An Anonymous Victim, Church Militant - As a group of men whose sole job is to shepherd the Catholic Church, they have in large part failed to do their jobs even mediocrely. As a victim of homosexual predation in my youth, I would like to see some of the worst offenders in this Lavender Mafia just walk away from their posts and leave the job of shepherding to competent, holy priests. Enough is enough already! I for one have had enough of these gay bishops in my lifetime.