Posted by: Jim | April 19, 2005


Two Steps Back

Would you buy the voice of God from this man? Posted by Hello

Catholics, say hello to your new Pope. He is Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger, a rigorously conservative guardian of doctrinal orthodoxy. Since God has chosen this man to be his mouthpiece, God is squaring off against progress and tolerance like never before.

Hint to Catholics: even his native Germans didn’t think he should be Pope.

Here is a quote: “Many blame Ratzinger for decrees from Rome barring Catholic priests from counseling pregnant teens on their options and blocking German Catholics from sharing communion with their Lutheran brethren at a joint gathering in 2003.”

Perhaps Karen’s post about rats was prescient?

Let us pray.


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