ISLAMOPHOBIA: National Catholic organizations’ statement on Islamophobia

NOTE: Pax Christi USA has signed onto this statement. We, national Catholic advocacy organizations, are very concerned about the hateful anti-Muslim rhetoric that is predictably spilling into further acts of violence around the United States. We hear from our Muslim sisters and brothers about how difficult it is to be an American Muslim today, and … Continue reading ISLAMOPHOBIA: National Catholic organizations’ statement on Islamophobia

INTERFAITH: Bishop challenges Catholics to combat ‘ugly tide of anti-Islamic bigotry’

SAN DIEGO (CNS) — San Diego Bishop Robert W. McElroy is challenging U.S. Catholics to take an active role in combating “the scourge of anti-Islamic prejudice.” “We are witnessing in the United States a new nativism, which the American Catholic community must reject and label for the religious bigotry which it is,” he said in … Continue reading INTERFAITH: Bishop challenges Catholics to combat ‘ugly tide of anti-Islamic bigotry’