anti-Catholicism

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a religious orientation opposed to Catholicism

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Two aides to presidential hopeful John Edwards quit their jobs with the campaign following allegations that they used anti-Catholic language on their personal blogs.
Examining both "British and American anti-Catholic fiction from 1830 through the turn of the century," Griffins transatlantic scope reveals the broad range and uses of anti-Catholic discourse in Anglo-America.
Gross counters the impression that the involvement of liberal notables in Bismarck's anti-Catholic legislative program was a lapse from liberal principles as they understood them.
O'Keefe is happy to see the bonfire ceremony go on but wants the anti-Catholic elements removed.
The fact that the Vatican has failed to persuade anti-Catholic bigots such as Daniel Jonah Goldhagen and the editors of the New Republic and Catholic dissidents such as James Carroll, John Cornwell, and Garry Wills should hardly come as a surprise.
His sermon concentrated on the belief that Protestants were anti-Catholic.
Bush then reached for a new height in linguistic creativity by saying "I denounced anti-Catholic bigacy.
And his singling out of what he takes to be the anti-Catholic viewpoint of the Chris Ofili "Virgin Mary" painting looks like "viewpoint discrimination"--government retaliation against a speaker because it doesn't like the speaker's point of view.
The nomination became a lightning rod for the religious right, and Hormel, a patrician former dean of the University of Chicago Law School, was derided as anti-Catholic because of his support of the Sisters of Perpetual Indulgence, a group whose members don drag to satirize conservative elements in the Catholic Church.
He concludes that the relationship between anti-Irish and anti-Catholic sentiment was complex, and that the two could not simply be equated.
LOS ANGELES -- Pastor John Hagee of Cornerstone Church and John Hagee Ministries in San Antonio, Texas issued a statement today refuting recent media accusations of anti-Catholic bias leveled at him following Hagee's endorsement of Senator John McCain in his 2008 Presidential campaign.
A blog post asking whether there is anti-Catholic bias in government regulations and funding prompted these reactions:
The board members, including those who appeared to be asleep during the meetings, were successful in ramming through an anti-Catholic Bill, "The Equity & Inclusive Education Strategy.
FILM director Ron Howard has waded into the row over his new Vatican thriller Angels & Demons by insisting it is not anti-Catholic.
Anti-Catholic prejudice in the contemporary United States has recently attracted both scholarly and popular attention.