Bishop Thomas Daly of Spokane has issued several statements this month of vaccinations and exemptions. (photo: CNA file photo)
A bishop warns against Catholic institutions’ misguided acceptance of gender ideology.
By Lauretta Brown, EWTN News,
Lauretta Brown is the Register’s Washington-based staff writer.
BALTIMORE — Catholic institutions permitting the use of preferred pronouns in line with gender ideology is a “tragic” and “sinful” occurrence that has unfortunately become more common, Bishop Thomas Daly of Spokane, Washington, who heads the U.S. Bishops Catholic Education Committee, recently told the Register.
As transgender ideology continues to gain popularity with young people, he sees the need for U.S. bishops to be vocal on the issue and firmly articulate the truths of the faith on gender and sexuality
Speaking with the Register in November during the bishops’ fall meeting, Bishop Daly said that parental rights were being erased by public schools and even some Catholic schools that are “using pick your own pronouns” under the guise of “being affirming and welcoming.” He said that gender politics should have “no place” in the classroom and it is especially “tragic and sinful” when it occurs at Catholic institutions of higher learning. …