The great Bishop Jenky of the Diocese of Peoria, Illinois, can read the writing on the wall:
"Hitler and Stalin, at their better moments, would just barely tolerate some churches remaining open, but would not tolerate any competition with the state in education, social services, and health care.
In clear violation of our First Amendment rights, Barack Obama – with his radical, pro abortion and extreme secularist agenda, now seems intent on following a similar path.
Now things have come to such a pass in America that this is a battle that we could lose, but before the awesome judgement seat of Almighty God this is not a war where any believing Catholic may remain neutral."
You can read the full thing here.
Barry Lynn, of Americans United for the Separation of Church and State, filed a complaint with the IRS following the homily. The Anti-Defamation League was mad. Some Notre Dame faculty too.
Hey guys, nobody cares. We are way way way beyond that now.
Posted by Gibbons J. Cooney