Salvatore Cordileone

San Francisco Archbishop: Children will suffer for generations as a result of gay marriage

San Francisco Catholic Archbishop Salvatore Cordileone, a San Diego native, explains that a U.S. Supreme Court ruling granting same-sex couples the freedom to marry would have horrible consequences “for generations to come.”

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Roman Catholic Church pours $2 million into failed LGBT discrimination efforts

WASHINGTON – The Roman Catholic Church hierarchy funneled $2 million into entirely unsuccessful efforts to advance discrimination against LGBT people in the four marriage ballot states of Maine, Maryland, Minnesota and Washington this election cycle.

VIDEO: Anti-gay archbishop-elect feels "shame" for DUI arrest in San Diego

SAN DIEGO -- The mother of anti-gay Archbishop-elect Salvatore Cordileone, arrested in San Diego over the weekend on suspicion of drunken driving, told CBS 8 that she is going to be praying for him when he takes over in San Francisco in October.

"It's going to be a tough job because, you know, he always preached against same-sex marriage," Cardileone's mother, Mary, said in the interview. "The gays are very active there."

Prop 8 architect named Archbishop of San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO – Oakland Bishop Salvatore Cordileone, one of the leading architects in the campaign to pass the discriminatory Proposition 8 in California, has been named the new Archbishop of San Francisco by Pope Benedict XVI.