With Father James Altman back in the news for his anti-vaccine rhetoric and largely maskless services at St. James the Less Catholic Church in La Crosse, here's a look at our full coverage since September of Altman's partisan charges against Democrats and some related columns and letters from readers.
(21) updates to this series since Updated
The Diocese of La Crosse announced Friday that it was removing a controversial La Crosse priest from his role as pastor.
Here is the full statement issued by the Diocese of La Crosse:
"As the Bishop has stated to me: I am ineffective. So for the record dear family, Bishop Callahan has asked me to resign as pastor as of this past Friday, two days ago, because I am divisive and ineffective," Altman said.
A local priest whose public condemnation of Democrats as “Godless hypocrites” sparked both outcry and defense last fall has now drawn new atte…
James Altman is a Roman Catholic priest in Wisconsin, little known outside his parish until a few weeks ago. Robert Jeffress is the high-profi…
"There's the ultra right and the ultra left in the church, and it seems that the gospel message itself is somewhere in between."
"Examine the issues. Examine your values. Examine your hearts," Sister Eileen McKenzie, president of the Franciscan Sisters of Perpetual Adoration, said in a statement.
"Here's a memo to clueless baptized Catholics out there: You cannot be Catholic and be a Democrat. Period," Father James Altman said in the video.
I have some words of advice for Father James Altman of La Crosse. Read the Bible verse: Matthew 7: 1-5 “Judge not that you be not judged.”
l am writing in response to coverage of Father James Altman from La Crosse.
This is my first, and potentially my last, letter to the editor.
Nearly a month after being asked to resign, a controversial La Crosse priest has received more than half a million dollars from supporters to mount a legal defense.
Considering the latest issues regarding Father James Altman, I would like to take this opportunity to remind the La Crosse community that over…
The Diocese of La Crosse now has the article from the CNA, which speaks of the Pope's approval of Father James Martin's "ministry" on its offi…