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Re: Master Mason

By Phil Lawler (bio - articles ) | May 07, 2003

You're right of course, Fr. Wilson; a Catholic politician should not be a Mason.

He also should not vote to legalize abortion, require hospitals to cover contraception, allow sterilization, provide funding for Planned Parenthood, authorize cloning, accept euthanasia, tolerate divorce, recognize same-sex unions... Need I continue?

Don't get me wrong. I am not saying that a Catholic should be a Mason. He shouldn't. But his horse left the barn a long, long while ago.

Phil Lawler has been a Catholic journalist for more than 30 years. He has edited several Catholic magazines and written eight books. Founder of Catholic World News, he is the news director and lead analyst at See full bio.

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