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

Striker11 Wrote: Aug 18, 2012 5:27 PM
No. Notice that Kate Hicks uses Catholics to rebut Catholics. She is not urging silence but rather a change of focus. The Catholic Church has a right and obligation to encourage its members to follow Catholic beliefs. Hicks wants the Church to do so consistently and faithfully. That is not pathetic.

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....