With so many Catholic institutions giving honors to people who support abortion and dissidents something needs to be done. The latest examples being Cabrini College giving pro-abortion pro-women preist Catholic Cokie Roberts an award and the Diocese of Miami having an eco-theology nun speak.
The USCCB previously decided
“The Catholic community and Catholic institutions should not honor those who act in defiance of our fundamental moral principles. They should not be given awards, honors or platforms which would suggest support for their actions.”
This of course is not enforced in any way and so dissident business as usual occurs. What the USCCB needs to do is to set up fines that work like what the FCC does. For each occurrence a certain fine is leveled depending on how many intrinsic evils the person being honored supports. Think of the money the USCCB could make and maybe they could even provide scripture without charging for a copyright (even considering how much as I dislike the NAB). Though certainly some bishops/cardinals would go bankrupt paying these fines. Hitting these Catholic institutions in the pocket seems to be the only way to get through to them since supporting intrinsic evils is no big deal to them. If they didn’t pay the fine then they would be taken off the list of Catholic institutions. For some reason they like saying they are a Catholic institution in the tradition of