PAPAL CRONYISM

From REUTERS: Pope Benedict on Friday promoted his German priest-secretary to a job that significantly increases his influence and power in the Vatican. Monsignor Georg Ganswein, who has been the closest person to Benedict since his election in 2005, will … [CLICK TO READ MORE]

EQUALITY

From THE DETROIT NEWS: As the pastor of the oldest black church in Los Angeles, the Rev. John J. Hunter earned a generous salary, lived in a $2-million home and drove a Mercedes-Benz paid for by the church. His wife … [CLICK TO READ MORE]

GOD IN A BOXER

From ABS CBN NEWS: Former Catholic Bishops’ Conference of the Philippines (CBCP) President Oscar V. Cruz does not believe Filipino boxer Manny Pacquiao’s change in religion led to his shocking knockout loss at the hands of rival Juan Manuel Marquez … [CLICK TO READ MORE]