It's official. The Catholic Knight is retired.  I'm hanging up the helmet and passing the torch. There will be no more articles, no more commentaries, no more calls to action. THIS BLOG IS CLOSED. I've spent a very long time thinking about this, I believe the time has come, and is a bit overdue.  I want to thank my readers for everything, but most especially for your encouragement and your willingness to go out there and fight the good fight. So, that being the case, I've spend the last several weeks looking for bloggers who are fairly active, and best represent something akin to the way I think and what I believe.  I recommend the following blogs for my readers to bookmark and check on regularly. Pick one as your favourite, or pick them all. They are all great..... In His Majesty's Service, THE CATHOLIC KNIGHT

Thursday, December 8, 2005

Vatican to Boston archdiocese: stop gay adoptions

Boston, Dec. 07 ( - The Boston archdiocese has received instructions to stop arranging adoptions for homosexual couples, the Boston Herald reports today.

The Herald, citing an anonymous Church source, said that Archbishop Sean O'Malley has received a letter from the papal nuncio in Washington, Archbishop Gabriel Montalvo, saying that Catholic Charities must discontinue its current practice of helping same-sex couples adopt children....
{read full story here}

Does anything good come out of Boston anymore? Even the Church in Boston seems powerless to resist the influences of our morally decadent and "politically-correct" culture. From the sexual abuses that occurred under Cardinal Law's watch, to the Archdiocese' failure to excommunicate dissident heretics like John Kerry and Ted Kennedy; it seems that Boston has become the Sodom and Gomorrah of the United States. Let's just hope the Archdiocese heeds the Vatican instruction this time.