Very interesting analysis of the dangers of Catholic fundamentalism


Notre Dame’s stand against Catholic fundamentalism | Salon

President Obama goes to the University of Notre Dame this Sunday to deliver the commencement address and receive an honorary degree, the ninth U.S. president to be so honored. The event has stirred up a hornet’s nest of conservative Catholics, with more than 40 bishops objecting, and hundreds of thousands of Catholics signing petitions in protest. In the words of South Bend’s Bishop John M. D’Arcy, the complaint boils down to President Obama’s “long-stated unwillingness to hold human life as sacred.” Notre Dame, the bishop charged, has chosen “prestige over truth.” […]

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