San Francisco shepherd expounds on the soul-transforming power of beauty.
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THE MYSTERY OF THE EUCHARIST: Special Section commentary
In a statement to the U.S. Senate and House Judiciary Committee, the archbishop offered prayers for Kate Steinle and her family and called immigration reform ‘long overdue.’
‘I am dismayed that there isn’t a wider embrace of the Catholic message, which the archbishop must be expected to represent,’ said a parent of five San Francisco Catholic schoolchildren.
‘It has become increasingly acceptable,’ the Washington archbishop stated, ‘to disparage as bigoted and mean-spirited anyone who seeks to uphold fundamental truths about the human person that have been recognized throughout history.’
Archbishop Charles Chaput of Philadelphia and other Church authorities speak with the Register about how to discuss this sensitive issue in contemporary America
NEWS ANALYSIS: A full-page newspaper ad signed by 100 local Catholics calls for the ouster of the archbishop and tags Father Joseph Illo and his boys-only altar-server program as part of the problem.
'It’s truly astonishing that a group of self-proclaimed ‘prominent Catholics’ has become so self-absorbed that they believe they can demand that the Holy Father remove an archbishop because he refuses to sacrifice teaching Catholic values to children in our Catholic schools,' said local Catholic Eva Muntean.
Sam Singer, described as ‘one of the most powerful people in the San Francisco Bay Area,’ has been hired by ‘concerned parents’ who object to the archbishop’s efforts to strengthen the Catholic identity in archdiocesan schools.