A reader writes:
Read some of your blog. I know their are some good people that are Catholics. Just don't understand why organized religion becomes perverted and the leadership condones the behavior. Wait, I do understand, it's all about "power over." The culture of the church is corrupt and sanctions this aberrant behavior. Puts all the good people in such a bad place, don't you think? The church has had a "power over" relationship with the people for centuries. Watched this in action during Semana Santa in Sevilla about 30 years back. It was a disgusting display of "power over" and yet apologists for the church condone and encourage this behavior.
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