Your American bishops today

By Phil Lawler ( bio - articles - email ) | Feb 18, 2004

Today's headlines in the secular press inform us that:

And those are just today's stories-- just one day's worth of bad news about the American hierarchy.

Next week we'll hear about what the US bishops' conference has done to address the scandal of misconduct among diocesan priests. We won't hear about what they've done to address misconduct within their own ranks. Because they haven't done a thing!

Phil Lawler has been a Catholic journalist for more than 30 years. He has edited several Catholic magazines and written eight books. Founder of Catholic World News, he is the news director and lead analyst at CatholicCulture.org. See full bio.

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