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Sigh: As Catholics Sue Obama over Contraception,Vatican Continues to Pursue Government Healthcare

Derfel Wrote: May 26, 2012 8:27 AM
The Vatican should limit its meddling to the spiritual health of its adherents. I do not require nor welcome their intervention into matters that will effect peoples not of their cult. The Vatican has spent the better part of two thousand years attempting to impose its fantasies upon others almost always to the detriment of those peoples. Contain your efforts to your own followers as for the rest of us we prefer to act as adults and can chart our own courses.

Despite the tribulations the American Catholic Church has been suffering with the Obama administration, the Vatican continues to pursue government-enforced universal healthcare. Its ambassador to the United Nations recently issued a statement encouraging all member nations to move toward a system of universal healthcare, implemented by government.

The Vatican said the Catholic Church is "committed to universal healthcare coverage" in a release Thursday that described a speech by one of its leaders before the World Health Assembly.

Archbishop Zygmunt Zimoski told the meeting in Geneva on Wednesday that the Vatican supports Resolution WHA64.9, a measure that...