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Response to Act_of_Reparation (Reply #27)

Fri Sep 2, 2016, 10:07 AM

28. There is far more emphasis in the typical Catholic Sunday service on issues regarding the poor than

there are of the social issues rightwingers like to focus on..

Nowhere in the Bible readings is there anything about abortion or birth control; whereas there are many passages about serving the poor and the sick -- so that is most of what Catholics hear about week after week in Church.

I've gone my entire life without hearing a single mention of homosexuality from the pulpit, even though there is at least one mention in the Old Testament. Maybe because Fr. Andrew Greeley the sociologist was correct that there are so many gay priests.

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