Archive for November 22, 2009

Catholics being Catholic

Posted: November 22, 2009 by datechguy in catholic
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It can be a scary thing in the cafeteria, particularly if you are a pol.

Roman Catholic Bishop Thomas Tobin has banned Rep. Patrick Kennedy from receiving Communion, the central sacrament of the church, in Rhode Island because of the congressman’s support for abortion rights, Kennedy said in a newspaper interview published Sunday.

Bishop Tobin should be prepared to be attacked by every media in the MSM, apparently he read the job description and it doesn’t bother him. A commentator on Lucianne nails it:

Reply 16 – Posted by: PatriotGuy, 11/22/2009 7:20:57 AM (No. 6048103)

The Bishop is acting properly to save Patrick’s soul. Anyone who receives Holy Communion in a state of mortal sin eats and drinks his own condemnation.

Of course that is what confession is for. Kennedy’s soul and a bunch of others are what he is after. Of course it’s hard to convince people who don’t believe in the soul that it could be his reason.

A: The ultimate example of the Gore effect.

Could there have been a worse week for him to be out there?

A: I’m thinking I’m thinking.

Yes I know that’s twice in 4 days but it is the most accurate description I’ve yet seen.