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

jduncan307 Wrote: Aug 19, 2012 10:27 AM
If liberals did read it, though, they might take Lewis' comments on socialism out of context and try to use them to attack Christian conservatism. Lewis softly advocated a kind of socialism, which he called conservative on social issues and liberal on economics. Of course, he lived at a time before European social welfare started bankrupting European nations, plus he qualified the chapter by saying he wasn't an economist and Christian economists were the best to speak on the subject. Great theologian, unknowledgable economist.

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....