A Catholic School, a Child, and a Lesbian Couple

As various places have reported, a Catholic school in Denver has told a preschooler that she can’t return next year–not because of anything the child has done, but because the child calls a lesbian couple parents. Said the archdiocese: To preserve the mission of our schools, and to respect the faith of wider Catholic community,…

“Buddhist Extremists” and Other Hoaxes

I got an e-mail this morning (3/10/2010) that said, Please pray for churches in India. Buddhist extremists in India burned down 20 churches last night. Tonight they plan to destroy 200 churches in the province of Olisabang. They plan to kill 200 missionaries within 24 hours. This is a hoax. There are no “provinces” in…