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

Sarah266 Wrote: Oct 15, 2012 3:51 PM
Before writing an article castigating the Catholic Church perhaps you should do a little research. That site was NOT officially endorsed by the Church. It was created by a couple of liberal priests. In EVERY organization there are fringe extremists who make the group as a whole look crazy. If you were as devout a Catholic as you say, you would know from years of experience that the Church is constantly under attack and you should learn how to defend it against interior (Catholics that don't know what they're talking about and claiming it's doctrine) and external threats (all others). The Church has ALWAYS taught to help your brother and do what you can to help those in need. But there is no doctrine in support of socialism or communism.

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....