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Sweet Reason

DCM in FL Wrote: Jan 04, 2013 1:05 PM
"So if a lot of people decide sex with young boys or wife beating or public sexual displays or dog fights..." The desire to do something, however strong, does not automatically create the right to do it. That's an elementary concept that's tragically lost by much of our generation.

Editor's Note: This column was co-authored by Bob Morrison.

Much of the Internet exploded in wrath over Pope Benedict XVI’s Christmas greetings to the Roman curia. Delivered in those historic halls painted by Renaissance artists, the Pope’s address was given to those tasked with administering the Vatican State and serving the Catholic faithful worldwide.

“Rant!” “Hateful!” “Outrageous!” These were some of the milder expletives cast at the Pope—the ones we didn’t have to delete. This storm of abuse arose because of a papal statement extolling marriage and the natural family.

Let us carefully note what is happening here....