Catholics and pro-life advocates are speaking out against President Biden’s Wednesday night appearance at a Catholic university in Cincinnati, Ohio and urging protesters to show up at the event.
“The university is hosting a president who claims to be Catholic, yet has the most pro-abortion adminstration in the history of our country?” Right To Life Of Greater Cincinnati said in a statement Wednesday while also providing instructions for how to go about protesting the event.
“President Biden carries responsibility for the deaths of hundreds of thousands of unborn lives,” the statement added.
The town hall event, which will be moderated by CNN’s Don Lemon and is scheduled to air at 8 p.m. EST at Mount Saint Joseph University on Wednesday, has drawn the ire of many of the roughly 400,000 Catholics in the Cincinnati area.
“Archbishop Schnurr has therefore not been asked for, nor would he have granted, his approval for any such event to occur on Catholic premises,” a statement from Cincinnati Archbishop Dennis Marion Schnurr said. But “Mount Saint Joseph University operates independent from the Archdiocese of Cincinnati.”
Cincinnati Auditor Dusty Rhodes, a Catholic Democrat, also spoke out against Biden’s appearance, terming him