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On being 'saved'

To the evident discomfort of some here, we have a long-time contributor who goes by the name of Bosco, who criticises the Catholic Church and all ‘religions’, preferring, instead, his own unmediated connection with Jesus. 788 more words

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Martyrdom

Today the Church celebrates the martyrdom of Thomas Becket, about whom I have written before on this date. His martyrdom was one of the most dramatic moments in the long struggle in the West between Church and State. 752 more words

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Jack Chick the Catholic evangelist

Giving people tracts attacking their religion is the great passive-aggressive form of evangelism. The fundamentalist anti-Catholic pamphleteer Jack Chick died Sunday at the age of 92, and judging from Facebook conversations, a lot of cradle Catholics had to put up with his tracts. 801 more words

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Politics and Religion

When I was young, my father, who rarely spoke about such things anyway, advised me never to talk about politics or religion, so running a blog which combines the two is not, it is safe to say, what he’d have advised. 559 more words

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Patronising and insulting

The last acceptable prejudice is the one which was the subject of Cardinal Dolan’s comments which form the title of this post – anti-Catholicism. It is inconceivable that had someone from Hillary Clinton’s campaign made the sort of comments about Muslims that were made about Catholics that that person would still be employed; moreover, one can be certain that their name would have been all over the media and a Twitter-mob would have been stalking them. 512 more words

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Catholic League Responds to Bigotry, Anti-Catholic Bias in Hillary Clinton Campaign, Suggests She Fire Campaign Chairman John Podesta

Pictured: Hillary Clinton Campaign Chairman John Podesta

Bill Donohue, of the Catholic League, comments on remarks released by WikiLeaks that reveal anti-Catholicism on the part of the Clinton campaign: 973 more words