Updates on Corapi

by Steve Ray on June 21, 2011

New twist: The accuser who Fr. Corapi is threatening to play audio of and whose claimed alcoholism he has alleged CLAIMS TO BE HIS GODDAUGHTER, WHO HE HIMSELF BAPTIZED.

Corapi Unleased – his latest confusion and self-justification on audio HERE

Official SOLT Statement on Fr. Corapi HERE

Al Kresta’s “The Stories Don’t Square” with lots of comments and discussion HERE

Excellent analysis of Corapi’s last “explanation” on the Te Deum BlogHERE

Mark Shea’s Analysis of Corapi’s latest audio rant HERE

Audio Satire: Black Sheep Dog or Blogging Chihuahua HERE

Fr. Longenecker’s excellent and balanced comments HERE

{ 4 comments… read them below or add one }

Paul Primavera June 21, 2011 at 6:42 AM

Father Corapi doesn’t deserve criticism right now, especially from the likes of liberal democrat Mark Shea. I am surprised to see him referenced here.

Fr. Shawn P. Tunink June 21, 2011 at 5:00 PM

“Modern man listens more willingly to witnesses than to teachers, and if he does listen to teachers, it is because they are witnesses.” – Paul VI

http://www.shawnthebaptist.org/2011/06/the-witness-of-fr-corapi/

Steve Ray June 22, 2011 at 1:50 AM

I am sorry that some people do not like the parody I relayed. All I am trying to do is gather information, facts, parodies, etc. to help us understand the situation better as we all grapple with the bombshell that has been dropped on us. No matter what I post not everyone  will be happy. This has happened so quickly. It has left all of us grappling with the situation trying to understand and decide what to think. I have posted much here on my blog and on http://www.Facebook.com/catholicconvert with pro and con, one side and the other, especially in the multiple Comments to my posts. I have pretty much concluded, though, that Father Corapi has made a very serious mistake in the way he has handled this situation. I also find it interesting many that  say “Do not judge” are quick to judge me and many who say “Support our priests” are often quick to condemn the Bishops. I will continue to provide good information and sources as we try to understand the situation and I will continue to call it as I see it and I ask for your patience and your understanding.

Barbara June 24, 2011 at 10:35 PM

Steve, I appreciate your courage and sense of responsibility in dealing with this matter. There is at least one Catholic outlet that seems to be banning the Corapi matter. I don’t think that’s the right response to this serious situation, which affects us all. We don’t need to wallow in it but we can’t be ostriches or knee-jerk reactors either. So thank you, and may God bless you richly.

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