Tuesday, December 11, 2007

USCCB and the Golden Compass

The US Bishops' conference employs a good number of people. Two of them work to review films for the USCCB. They gave the anti-Catholic/anti-Christian movie, The Golden Compass, a good review. Then New Line Cinema used the review in it's advertisement, in effect saying the US Bishops think it is a good movie for Catholics to support.

Some have gone as far as to call for the firing of the reviewers. Others have called for more balance. Now, the drama takes another twist. The US Bishops have pulled the review without explanation.

Read more at Insight Scoop and AP.

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