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Catholic Group: "Pray for Paul Ryan's Change of Heart"

Dr_Falken Wrote: Aug 19, 2012 11:11 PM
Sounds like Rhett Engelking ( http://www.franciscanaction.org/engelking ) is a Socialist that has found what he believes to be a home in the Secular Franciscan order. This is what we should expect from typical leftist (Milwaukee, WI) people who don't actually read the Bible (or the 10 commandments), but believe that everyone should be forced at the point of a gun to give to those "less fortunate". To my mind, people backed up by those with guns can never be the "less fortunate", but it sounds like he doesn't quite grasp that concept. He is the guy running the site that Kate referenced, by the way.

It’s the ultimate in Catholic double standards: a website called www.PrayForPaulsChangeOfHeart.org launched this week, calling for Catholics to pray that he abandons his Path to Prosperity budget in favor of something more in line with the Church’s social justice teachings. If you click around, you can also find a page with one sentence requesting prayers for Vice President Joe Biden, noted adamant supporter of the pro-choice cause. (It says nothing of Kathleen Sebelius, whose Mass attendance doesn’t exactly jive with her record of eschewing established Catholic doctrine.)

In condemning Ryan’s budget, the site pulls from the U.S....