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The pope's entire career has the stench of evil about it.

The pope's entire career has the stench of evil about it. | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it

Concerning the most recent revelations about the steady complicity of the Vatican in the ongoing—indeed endless—scandal of child rape, a few days later a spokesman for the Holy See made a concession in the guise of a denial. It was clear, said the Rev. Federico Lombardi, that an attempt was being made "to find elements to involve the Holy Father personally in issues of abuse." He stupidly went on to say that "those efforts have failed."

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Bishops gear up for fight with Obama

Bishops gear up for fight with Obama | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it

When the nation’s Catholic bishops gather for their annual fall meeting next week (Nov. 14-16) in Baltimore, the issue that will stand out in an otherwise small-bore internal agenda is their growing resolve to engage in politically charged battles over gay marriage and access to abortion and contraception.

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For Sex Slaves, Catholic Bishops' ‘Help’ is No Help at All

For Sex Slaves, Catholic Bishops' ‘Help’ is No Help at All | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it

In the United States, every year an estimated 50,000-75,000 women and children are trafficked into the country and forced into sexual servitude. As startling as that number is, it doesn’t even include the hundreds of thousands already residing within our borders forced into the commercial sex industry.

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Catholic church plans campaign to re-evangelise inactive members

Catholic church plans campaign to re-evangelise inactive members | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it

National tour of talks and workshops to help clergy and parishioners reach out lapsed membership of five million...

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Catholic Priest Abuse: U.S. Statistics and the Bishops' Response

Catholic Priest Abuse: U.S. Statistics and the Bishops' Response | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
Catholic abuse cases from the last half century have come to light in recent years. How widespread is the problem, and what are U.S. Bishops doing about it?
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Bishops Are Behind the 'Let Women Die' Act and the Push Against Birth Control--Even As They're Under Fire for Sex Abuse Scandals | Belief | AlterNet

Bishops Are Behind the 'Let Women Die' Act and the Push Against Birth Control--Even As They're Under Fire for Sex Abuse Scandals | Belief | AlterNet | Modern Atheism | Scoop.it
The first bishop in the US is indicted for child sex-abuse coverup; meanwhile, his colleagues push for laws that will intrude on our sexual freedom.
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