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

Kevlar Wrote: Aug 18, 2012 7:06 PM
“A man was going down from Jerusalem to Jericho, and fell among robbers, and they stripped him and beat him, and went away leaving him half dead. “And by chance a priest was going down on that road, and when he saw him, he passed by on the other side. “Likewise a Levite also, when he came to the place and saw him, passed by on the other side. “But a Samaritan, who was on a journey, came upon him; and when he saw him, (cont)
Kevlar Wrote: Aug 18, 2012 7:12 PM
....with seven government workers" "Due to the required union breaks, the trip took many days " "Eventually, the Samaritan and his governmental do gooders came upon the white bones of the deceased traveller" " Since it was a public road, a cross could not be constructed least they hurt the feelings of some childish atheist" "Instead, they built a sign that read: 'we're from the government, and we're here to help'...the end"

Nana82 Wrote: Aug 18, 2012 7:23 PM

That just keeps getting better and better.
Kevlar Wrote: Aug 18, 2012 7:11 PM
...he felt compassion, and ran ahead to Jericho where he met with the City Elders" "He demanded public funds to help heal the beaten traveller" "The Samaritan's argued that the robbing and beating were caused by society's prejudice... so other people's money was appropriate to help the unfortunate traveller" "He argued for many days until the government agreed to use money confiscated from citizens to help the beaten man" "The Samaritan returned to the road ... (cont)

It’s the ultimate in Catholic double standards: a website called 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....