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NT Times notes judicial nominee’s membership in Catholic charismatic community

September 28, 2017

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CWN Editor's Note: Amy Barrett, nominated by President Trump to be a federal judge, faced hostile questions from Senators because of her Catholic faith. Now the New York Times takes note of her membership in a “covenanted community,” the People of Praise. Critics say that the charismatic group’s beliefs and activities raise questions about Barrett’s suitability for the bench.

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