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Guess Who's Coming to the Al Smith Dinner?

Okay. So raise your small hands (or medium or large ones) if you’ve never even heard of the Al Smith dinner until last night.

Aha. I see those hands, as the Southern Baptist revival preachers used to say from the pulpit during the altar call or “invitation” as we called it back then when we sat on the small wooden pews with the large ceiling fans moving too slowly to stir the air in the Texas summer heat – even in a church as tiny as ours was in the 1950s. 641 more words


Al Smith Dinner Fallout: "Oh, My Lands. He Actually Insulted Her!" You Betcha, Fauntleroy.

The big news this morning is the fallout being generated by the Main Stream Media over the insults which were traded last night between Republican Presidential Candidate Donald J. 1,376 more words


Live Blog: Alfred E Neuman errr Alfred E Smith Dinner

Good Evening!

Thought we’d see if any one is going to watch the annual Alfred E Smith Dinner tonight. Any bets any which way to see if… 665 more words

Just Because

Cardinal Dolan ensures priests have no due process before Church or State

Apparently thinking himself to be patriotic, Cardinal Dolan hired Kenneth R. Feinberg (who ran the federal September 11 Victims Fund and took care of those suffering because of the Boston Marathon bombings and the Pulse Nightclub shootings in Orlando), to head up an independent group which is to judge what amount of compensation any accuser of any priest will be awarded. 302 more words


NY Archdiocese Unveils Compensation Program For Victims Sexually Abused By Clergy

NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) — Cardinal Timothy Dolan has announced a new program designed to bring peace to victims of sexual abuse from clergy members of the Archdiocese of New York. 527 more words


Watch Jim & Jeannie Gaffigan play 'How well do you know your Catholic spouse?' with Cardinal Dolan

It’s almost 12 years too late for Jim and Jeannie Gaffigan to play The Newlywed Game — so Cardinal Timothy Dolan challenged them to a Catholic version of the quiz during SiriusXM’s Town Hall. 201 more words


Report: New York Catholic Church Hired Lobbyists to Fight Child Sex Laws

In an absolutely mortifying story it has been reported that New York Catholic Conference has spent millions in efforts to block a law making it easier for victims of child sexual abuse to sue for justice as well as compensation. 317 more words