Tag Archives: Catholic Church

Mature Christian Identity?

Accomplished Fighter Amanda Leve Not Allowed On School Wrestling Team Because She Is A Girl Amanda Leve is a 16-year old junior at Archbishop Ryan High School in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.  Sensing an opportunity to increase her chances of getting a … Continue reading

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The Screwball Letters

I would like to thank Deborah for today’s blogging topic, given to me with the message that she thought it would raise my blood pressure as well.  Thanks so much … now I have you along with Dan and Miss … Continue reading

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The Body, Blood, and Gravy Fries of Christ.

I have to admit that when it comes to new, interesting, or “controversial” food ideas, I’m pretty much fair game.  Monkfish liver?  You bet!  Elk tongue with deep fried okra and shallot confit?  Pile it on!  Horsehair crab, with a … Continue reading

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O, Will No One Think of the Catholics?

The latest set of regulations released by the Archdiocese for the Military Services (AMS) has made specific moral allowances for Catholic chaplains to treat homosexuals and same-sex couples as if they were human like the rest of us … but … Continue reading

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These Things Take Time.

A few days ago I wrote about Pope Francis making overtures to the more moderate and liberal elements of his flock by saying that church leadership focuses too much on homosexuality and abortion, and not enough on pretty much everything … Continue reading

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It’s About Time

When we first received our new pope, I was pleasantly surprised to see the priority he placed on the poor and less fortunate of society, even going so far as to demonstrate (at least recently) unprecedented refusal of the normal … Continue reading

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Six Reasons Why Religion is Stuck in the 19th Century

A couple of people have recommended that I look at the latest article by Raylan Alleman from “Fix the Family”, which enumerates six reasons why you shouldn’t send your dear little girl to college. You know it has to be … Continue reading

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