Tag Archives: TIME Magazine

TIME and Pope Francis – POY

So, Pope Francis is TIME magazine’s Person of the Year.
That’s about all I have to say about that, given the other names on that list.
Though…
If being Person of the Year is about the impact the person made, could it be … Continue reading

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ACTION ITEM! A TWITTER PROJECT REQUEST from Fr. Z

Catholics need to learn better how to use the new media, new tools of social communication, and social networking.
(On that score, I renew my appeal that you please use early and often the sharing buttons on these entries. Thanks!)
I saw … Continue reading

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TIME’s 100 influential people results: Card. Dolan #16

It seems that Timothy Card. Dolan wound up at #16 on TIME Magazine’s (admittedly ridiculous) 100 influential people list.
#16 is pretty high.
I compliment you readers here and other bloggers who took up the call during the voting process.  You helped.
In … Continue reading

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CATHOLIC BLOGGERS! ACTION ITEM! POLL ALERT! Time Magazine on Card. Dolan

Bloggers! Please pick this up.  You don’t have to link to me. Just DO IT. Solidarity!
The dreadful TIME Magazine (dreadful when it comes to anything about the Catholic Church) is having a poll and you should participate.
From their site:
The 2012 … Continue reading

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I’m sensing a theme! The Catholic League reacts to TIME.

From The Catholic League:
TIME SMEARS ENTIRE CATHOLIC CHURCH
“Having Standard & Poor’s downgrade the creditworthiness of the U.S., and warn the country about further downgrades, is a little like having the Catholic Church lecture Scout leaders on the proper behavior toward … Continue reading

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Amy Sullivan about V.P. Biden’s papal audience

Time Magazine has a section online named “Swampland”, which seems appropriate for pretty much the whole publication.
Here is some “insight” from one Amy Sullivan, who has alas received our attention before, here.
Joe Biden’s Secret Meeting with the Pope
By Amy Sullivan … Continue reading

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Time Magazine’s dopey and erroneous remarks about Pope Benedict

Time Magazine chooses, usually poorly, some “person of the year”.  Time this year included Benedict XVI among “people who matter”, indicating his “Highs” and “Lows”.
Time usually gets things about the Catholic Church wrong.  I suspect they do that on purpose.  … Continue reading

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TIME Magazine’s liberal spin of the resignation of Bp. Martino (D. Scranton)

The resignation of Bp. Joseph Martino as Bishop of Scranton raised some eyebrows.  The eyebrows probably arched with the simultaneous resignation of the Auxiliary of Scranton.  Bishop Martino cited health problems.  I think we need to take him at his … Continue reading

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