“Catholic” charities are not bringing Christ, but rather programs, projects, and agencies that focus specifically on “services” that are at absolute odds with Catholic teaching.

Genuine social justice is not composed of bureaucracies, collaboration with government agencies, and high salaries. As Pope Francis has recently said, it begins with Christ: “The Church must bring Jesus, the love of Jesus, the charity of Jesus.”

And that’s the rub. Our research has repeatedly pointed out over the last four years that Catholic Charities USA,Catholic Campaign for Human Development, and Catholic Relief Services have repeatedly shown that they are not bringing Jesus, but rather programs, projects, and agencies that focus specifically on “services” that are at absolute odds with Catholic teaching.

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1 Comment

  1. “The question is, ‘Why are these agencies ignoring the popes?'”

    I would say: That is the wrong question.

    The question, to me, is: Why does pope after pope issue statements, warnings and advisories re Catholic “charities” and Charity—only to be disregarded, defied or ignored by the former—and then do nothing more?


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