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A Catholic Hero? Fr. Tom Reese

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AMERICA Magazine Father Tom REESE  


Jesuit officials say America editor resigned after Vatican complaints

By John Thavis
Catholic News Service


Jesuit officials in Rome said Father Thomas Reese resigned as editor in chief of America magazine after repeated complaints from then-Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger, who objected to the magazine’s treatment of sensitive church issues.

Jesuit Father Jose M. de Vera, spokesman for the Society of Jesus in Rome, said Father Reese decided to resign after discussing the situation with his Jesuit superiors, following Cardinal Ratzinger’s election as Pope Benedict XVI. Father de Vera denied reports that Father Reese was forced to resign, but he acknowledged that pressure had been coming from the Vatican for several years.”

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One thought on “A Catholic Hero? Fr. Tom Reese

  1. martina2b on said:

    I love him and agree!!

    Sent from my iPhone


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