the ninnies who educate Catholic children
By Diogenes (articles ) | Mar 04, 2010
Fact: Garrison Keillor has referred to pro-lifers as "shrieking ninnies and pompous blowhards."
The charitable conclusion to be drawn from this is that the leaders of the NCEA--a group that "provides leadership, direction and service to fulfill the evangelizing, catechizing and teaching mission of the Church"-- don't mind being characterized as ninnies. A different conclusion could be drawn. It's not reassuring.
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Posted by: mmbarto -
Mar. 04, 2010 6:32 PM ET USA
And so why is the NCEA not being stripped of the word 'CATHOLIC' in it's acronym title? What Bishop is responsible for this attrocity...? Where's the Catholic outrage???
Posted by: Lucius49 -
Mar. 04, 2010 4:47 PM ET USA
This is the anti-church at work. When will the Holy See and the bishops go after the anti-church many of whom are bureaucrats ostensibly supposed to work for the Church but in fact work against the Church. Another area of deep anti-church infiltration is education. Consider all the pseudo-Catholic schools, the Planned Parenthood infiltration in the schools. This is not an accident. When will the Holy See and the bishops move against the culprits?
Posted by: michaelwilmes -
Mar. 04, 2010 11:18 AM ET USA
Re Mr. Keillor & NCEA : Even a stopped clock is right twice a day.....