SF Archbishop: Pier 14 Shooting Should Not Be Used For Punishing Minorities, Political GainIn his first statement on the Pier 14 shooting, San Francisco Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone asked elected officials Monday to refrain from politicizing the "senseless killing" of a 31-year-old Pleasanton woman.
Newspaper Ad Invites Support For SF Archbishop Cordileone At Family Picnic EventA group of Catholics is showing its support for the embattled Archbishop of San Francisco with a fundraiser and planned family picnic this Saturday, publicized by a newspaper ad.
Bay Area Catholics Rally Around Archbishop, Say He’s Unfairly PortrayedThe controversial head of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of San Francisco has some very public critics, but now he has some equally public defenders. A new group of San Francisco Catholics has formed to support Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone.
San Francisco Catholic Archdiocese Won't Classify Teachers As Ministers, Has Not Dropped Morality Clause ProposalThe Catholic Archdiocese in San Francisco is backing away from a plan to designate teachers as ministers, but has not announced plans to withdraw another controversial proposal for high school teachers to adhere to a morality clause in their contracts.
SF Archbishop Answers Disapproving Letter From Lawmakers After Clarifying Sexual Morality For School StaffThe archbishop of San Francisco sent a letter to California lawmakers on Thursday asking them to respect his right to hire people who uphold Catholic teachings.
Gay Sex, Adultery, Masturbation, Porn Are 'Gravely Evil': SF Archbishop Clarifies Sexual Morality For School StaffsArchbishop Cordileone said the changes do not contain anything essentially new, but are intended to clarify existing expectations for Catholic teachers.
Boys Only: SF Catholic Priest Says Girls Not Allowed To Serve At Altar In His ChurchA priest at a San Francisco Catholic church has both his supporters and critics over his decision to only allow boys to serve at the altar leaving girls to serve in other ways he's deemed as more appropriate.
SF Archbishop Responds To Letter Urging Him To Cancel Appearance At Rally Against Same-Sex MarriageSan Francisco Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone responded Monday to an open letter signed by Lt. Gov Gavin Newsom, San Francisco Mayor Ed Lee and other state, city and faith and community leaders asking him to cancel his appearance at an upcoming rally against same-sex marriage.
Mayor Lee Asks SF’s Archbishop To Refrain From Speaking At National March For Traditional Marriage San Francisco's Roman Catholic Archbishop is one of the headline speakers at a national march for traditional marriage next week in Washington, but local politicians are asking him not to go.
SF Archbishop Compares Gay Marriage To Male BreastfeedingSan Francisco’s new archbishop Salvatore Cordileone told an English Catholic newspaper that legalizing same-sex marriage was akin to legalizing male-breastfeeding.
KCBS In Depth: Conservative Catholic Prepares For New Role As SF's ArchbishopArchbishop-designate Salvatore Cordileone is stepping into a new, prominent leadership role within the Catholic Diocese of San Francisco in a matter of weeks; bringing with him a record that is well-known in religious and conservative circles.