People have been complaining about Priests for Life for decades – about the success of its fundraising, and the success of Fr. Pavone’s preaching, and his ability to organize and get things done.
It was for this very reason that Fr. Pavone hired a huge accounting firm in the early 2000s to look at PFL’s books. The firm interviewed staff and analyzed PFL’s finances and gave it an “all clear.”
For example, in 2003 Pfleger invited pro-abort Rev. Al Sharpton to speak from the pulpit on a Sunday at his church, St. Sabina’s, an event I picketed with Pro-Life Action League.
In 2008 Pfleger endorsed pro-abort/pro-infanticide Barack Obama for president, getting himself suspended by Cardinal Francis George for his subsequent racist remarks against Obama opponent Hillary Clinton. Who could forget…