More on Boston vs. VOTF
By Diogenes (articles ) | April 02, 2003 9:27 AM
From today's Boston Herald
Moreover, Lennon has definitively ordered Catholic Charities to turn the money down, a spokesman said.
The reason for the order is that Voice of the Faithful, by raising money for charitable work independent of the archdiocese, is driving a wedge between the bishop and the faithful, said the Rev. Christopher Coyne, a spokesman for Lennon.
Right. If you do charitable work independent of archdiocesan offices, you're harming the unity of the Church. If your neighbor is in need, ignore him-- you're probably not qualified to help, anyway-- and send a check to the Office of Charity.
An appeal from our founder, Dr. Jeffrey Mirus:
Dear reader: If you found the information on this page helpful in your pursuit of a better Catholic life, please support our work with a donation. Your donation will help us reach five million Truth-seeking readers worldwide this year. Thank you!
Progress toward our Spring 2013 goal ($33,066 to go):
All comments are moderated. To lighten our editing burden, only current donors are allowed to Sound Off. If you are a donor, log in to see the comment form; otherwise please support our work, and Sound Off!