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

Michael835 Wrote: May 25, 2012 10:05 AM
Anne ... It will take a strong laity to hammer the message home. It may seem hard to believe; but, Pope Pius XII understood this. The Church hierarchy has become very liberal since the end of WWII. It's time for conservatives to express themselves in all Catholic circles.

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...