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so subtle

By Diogenes (articles ) | Jan 11, 2010

 

Do you think you can guess what the editors of the Arizona Republic think about Archbishop Raymond Burke?

Go ahead; give it a try. You can read the whole story. Or maybe take a stab at it, based on the headline:

Divisive bishop to speak at Red Mass

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  • Posted by: voxfem - Jan. 11, 2010 11:57 PM ET USA

    Well, he's in good company. Jesus said we shouldn't think that his mission was to bring peace; his mission was to bring, not peace, but division. Mt 10: 34

  • Posted by: unum - Jan. 11, 2010 11:26 PM ET USA

    Let's hear it for "divisive" bishops like Raymond Burke. They deserve our prayers and support.

  • Posted by: The Sheepcat - Jan. 11, 2010 11:04 PM ET USA

    I dread to imagine the paper's headline when our Lord comes in glory to divide the sheep from the goats.

  • Posted by: TheJournalist64 - Jan. 11, 2010 8:01 PM ET USA

    The comments appended to the original article are most interesting, in that they continue to affirm Schlesinger's comment that anti-Catholicism is the last respectable bias.

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