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Archbishop Viganò warns of a health dictatorship run by global elites.
By John Zmirak, The Stream, March 12, 2021
Archbishop Carlo Maria Viganò/White House Photo
If you’re not a hard-core traditional Catholic, you might not know much about Archbishop Carlo Maria Viganò. He is the whistleblower among our bishops. Viganò revealed that Pope Francis knew all about then-Cardinal Theodore McCarrick’s sexual harassment of young seminarians. McCarrick’s advances on “handsome” would-be priests were an open secret for decades among his colleagues (and scared seminarians). Finally, McCarrick’s degeneracy got the one-time Archbishop of Washington, D.C., and kingmaker of US bishops, sidelined by Benedict XVI.
But Francis restored him to favor, despite Viganò’s warnings. Francis looked to McCarrick for advice in picking new US bishops. That’s how we got such progressive dim bulbs as Blaise Cupich in Chicago and Joseph Tobin in Newark. Francis also used McCarrick to squeeze millions of dollars from well-meaning US Catholics, to pay the debts of a corrupt, Church-owned Italian hospital. …