EWTN Statement on Fr Corapi’s Programs

EWTN was deeply saddened by the news that Father John Corapi has announced his decision to resign from active priestly ministry and religious life. Unfortunately, his decision makes it impossible for the Network to return his programming to the airwaves. We urge our EWTN Family to continue to pray for him, for all priests and…

Dr Oprah Winfrey

Yes, that’s right: Dr Oprah (again). This time she gets a Honorary Doctorate in Education, courtesy of a local University here in South Africa: A South African university is set to award talk show queen Oprah Winfrey with an honorary doctorate, reports East Coast Radio Newswatch. The University of the Free State will hand over the accolade…

When a Priest’s Accused

Writes Fr Dwight Longenecker: I have no doubt that some of the priests who are now on ‘administrative leave’ have been falsely accused, and it is terrible to read some of the comments of those who have been gathering around in the wake of the Corapi affair like a pack of hyenas to fight with others…

Former Father John Corapi’s Bizarre Video Goes Viral

And so does the backlash: The man formerly known as “Father John Corapi” was known for being a bit dramatic. His voice and even sometimes what he said has always been a bit suspect to me. But, because he was preaching orthodox Catholicism and had a profound, positive impact on those who listened to him,…