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Nicholas Cafardi, the Catholic legal scholar who raised some eyebrows (and some blood pressures) with his endorsement of Barack Obama on these pages a few months back, is back in the spotlight with another swipe at the U.S. Catholic bishops. Money quote: “Every time in the past that the People of God have been held […]

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  1. In more Biblical, and less civilized, times people have been thrown into the pit or killed for that kind of irreligious criticism of the religious leaders of their day. The ancient high priests and/or pharisees were not willing to suffer insightful people gladly.

    I hope his wafer and wine don’t end up spiked!

  2. It isn’t that simple, is it? It’s not that the bishops are in love with the Republican Party. The problem is that the Democratic Party is completely enthralled by NARAL and Emily’s List.

    There are historical moments in which there is one overriding moral issue. A million a year–that’s quite a large number. One in five. In America, and we’re the electorate responsible.

  3. arthur bowman

    Could you send me Kathy Pluth’s email address. I am trying to locate a
    convert from Lutheranism named Richard J. Pluth. She may know of him.

    Thanks.

    Art