A rebel Catholic traditionalist group has expelled British-born Bishop Richard Williamson who deeply embarrassed the Vatican by denying the Holocaust shortly before he was readmitted to the Church three years ago.
President Obama sold health reform as the essence of tikkun olam. He betrays that ideal by pushing coverage for birth control down the throats of religious groups, Noam Neusner writes.
World War II-era Pope Pius XII is not just controversial among Jews. He is a divisive figure within a Catholic Church riven by splits between traditionalists and reformers.