...who put their conservative Americanism before their Catholic faith?
It’s more or less summed up in this note from a friend of mine, an Eastern Orthodox Christian who tells the following tale:
The wife of a Russian Orthodox priest in Ft. Wayne, Indiana, once told me that she and husband, both Ukranians, had lost their families to Stalin, escaped to Hitler, and escaped deportation to the Soviet Union only by providential miracle (the intervention of Orthodox monks and stealth). They came to the US and he got a job with General Electric in Indiana. He retired from that job and his church community and Bishop asked him to become their priest at the repose of their pastor.
She told me in...READ MORE