On this week’s episode of The Bishop Strickland Show, Bishop Joseph Strickland tells his side of the story in response to the accusations of mismanagement surrounding his dismissal as bishop of Tyler, Texas.
Since the authority of the bishops does not come from the pope, but from Christ, and since that authority may not and cannot be justly removed except when there is just cause, Pope Francis has no power to 'dismiss' a bishop as if the bishop were his house servant.
Bishop Strickland ‘loved your eternal salvation so much that he felt obliged to publicly criticize the errors of your magisterium in the hope that you would rectify them,’ Father Jesusmary Missigbètò writes to Pope Francis.
This special episode of The John-Henry Westen Show features interviews with those who attended last week's Rosary rally led by Bishop Joseph Strickland in the immediate aftermath of his removal by Pope Francis.
In the wake of Pope Francis’ shocking dismissal of Bishop Joseph Strickland from his post as bishop of the Diocese of Tyler, Texas, Bishop Strickland, Fr. James Altman, and hundreds of other faithful Catholics attended an annual rosary rally outside of the USCCB assembly to pray for the Church and its pro-life witness. Bishop Strickland was joined in Baltimore by fellow faithful Catholics, including Michael Hichborn of the Lepanto Institute, Larry Cirignano of The Children First Foundation, pro-life attorney Royce Hood and more across the nation. This exclusive on-the-ground report outside of the November 2023 USCCB assembly highlights […]
We left the Archdiocese of Washington to seek the peace and respite of the countryside only to find that in the Era of Francis, one cannot simply move away from the problems plaguing the Church. These problems are like a viper spreading its venom everywhere – dare I caution that in this era of the Church, nowhere and no one is safe.
'It is extremely unusual to be deprived of a canonical procedure. These are methods we might expect to see in North Korea, or Rome in the days of Nero,' wrote Bishop Rob Mutsaerts of Strickland's removal.