By Diogenes (articles ) | October 24, 2004 8:49 AM
Suppose you're one of the 25 active diocesan priests of the Diocese of Las Vegas. Ordained in 1962, you're pastor of St. Andrew's Catholic Community in Boulder City. You're a member of the diocesan presbyteral council and the priests' personnel board. You have $500 in your pocket and are inspired to give it away. To whom, or what, do you direct your alms?
(a) to a corporal or spiritual work of mercy
(b) to a pro-life candidate
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Posted by: Cornelius -
Oct. 27, 2004 2:40 AM ET USA
I hope those who find this disgraceful on the part of a priest are contacting the Fr. and respectfully pointing out the inconsistency of a Catholic priest giving material support to a candidate who is at serious odds with the constant teaching of the Church over non-negotiable matters. I certainly am.
Posted by: -
Oct. 25, 2004 11:00 PM ET USA
Solution: buy Annese a halter with "Judas" printed on it ! "He who is not with Me is against Me: he who does not gather with me scatters !"
Posted by: -
Oct. 25, 2004 10:18 PM ET USA
Sounds like he's covering his bets--both politically and spiritually.