Recent WikiLeaks emails showed that a progressive think tank executive was in contact with Hillary Clinton's campaign chairman, John Podesta, about "planting the seeds" of a "Catholic Spring"-- a revolution within the Catholic Church to press the church to align more with the left wing of the Democratic party.
Father Jonathan Morris, who joined Fox News Channel (FNC) in May 2005, currently serves as a contributor and also writes for FoxNews.com.
While at FNC, Father Jonathan has reported on a variety of news stories, including the appointment of Pope Francis and the resignation of Pope Benedict XVI in 2013, the beatification of Pope John Paul II, Pope Benedict XVI's historic visit to the United States in 2008, the influx of human trafficking surrounding the World Cup in Germany in 2006, and the 2005 riots in Paris, France.
Father Jonathan has also secured exclusive interviews with former First Lady Laura Bush and the Grand Imam of Paris.
Father Jonathan Morris is a Catholic priest in the Archdiocese of New York, a special assistant to Cardinal Timothy Dolan for media and communications, and a director of The Catholic Channel on SiriusXM satellite radio. Additionally, he advised in the production and promotion of the film "The Passion of the Christ," and is the author of "God Wants You Happy: From Self-Help to God's Help" and "THE PROMISE: God's Purpose and Plan for When Life Hurts."
Father Jonathan received his bachelor's degree in business administration and additional degrees in classical humanities, philosophy and theology from the Franciscan University and the University of San Jose. In June 2004, he graduated with high honors with a licentiate degree in moral theology from Regina Apostolorum Pontifical University in Rome, where he is currently a doctoral candidate.
Stories from Father Jonathan Morris
The NBA is taking on gun violence in a special Christmas Day PSA.
A Christian high school quarterback was flagged by the referee when he showed a simple sign of faith after scoring a 73-yard touchdown.
The American Civil Liberties Union filed a lawsuit last week against Trinity Health Corporation, one of the nation’s largest Catholic health care groups, for refusing to provide emergency abortions.
Fox News religion contributor Father Jonathan Morris described the brutal attack by pitbulls on a man right outside his New York City church. According to reports, a woman unleashed the two dogs on a 62-year-old Francesco Bove during an argument Friday in the Bronx.
Fox News contributor Father Jonathan Morris says he was spat on while walking past Sunday's gay pride parade in New York City.
A Roman Catholic priest is facing criticism after he showed high school students the February video of the mass beheading in Libya.
A federal appeals court is ordering American Atheists to better explain its claim that the Ground Zero Cross is offensive and violates group members’ constitutional rights. The group is trying to keep the artifact out of the National September 11 Museum.
Father Jonathan Morris was on “Fox and Friends” this morning, where he and the co-hosts discussed new reports that Sudan will free the woman sentenced to death for refusing to renounce her Christian faith.
Father Jonathan Morris, a Fox News contributor, sat down with Bill Hemmer this morning, and called planned black mass at Harvard a "provocation." Morris said black masses have traditionally been an "anti-Catholic activity," saying the event "makes a mockery of the most sacred element, which is the eucharist."
Some churches are promoting after-parties to get Millennials back on board with religion.
Pope Francis declared Popes John XXIII and John Paul II saints on Sunday in the Vatican.