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The Coming Debate Among American Catholics

Rick Yes you're wrong. In MY community anyway. There are MANY organizations that CALL themselves catholic and teach heresy. Been going on since the FIRST century. BUT it does not matter a WHIT if people don't go by "strict Catholic doctrine" The Catechism of the Catholic Church teaches TRUTH. HOWEVER, I believe you are the vicim of LIBERAL Catholics like Pelosi. Many have been brainwashed by the liberals to believe we cannot FORCE our faith on them or pass laws based on our faith. Yes that is a problem. Doesn't change the TRUTH. You are right that many do not attend Church regularly. THOSE would be the ones who depart from Church teaching. It's a problem but we keep trying to educate prefessed Catholics.
MG formerly minnesotagrandma Wrote: Mar 19, 2013 11:52 AM
Myself and the Catholics I associate with are Prolife(even against the death penalty) Pro traditional marriage and Pro love. Love the sinner hate the sin. AND we are ALL sinners! We also attend Mass every week and weekdays when we can. People who find Mass "boring" have no clue what's going on.
IF you're truely interested in what the CC teaches get a Catechism and read it. If you are interested in knowing MORE get a copy of JP II's Theology of the Body. Christopher West has a "crash course" Naked without shame CD set for under 5$ at http://www.giftfoundation.org/products_naked.cfm
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