Do you know who I respect? I respect Catholics who refrain from receiving Holy Communion because they are not pro-life. They look at a crucifix and say, “No. None of that. My will be done, not Yours” -- and so they stay away. They have the honesty to admit that there is something huge and powerful at work, something they are not prepared to participate in.
But I have no respect for Catholics who trot on up to the Communion line and say, “Look at me, I’m progressive! If only Christ were willing to come down from that cross and dialogue with me about compassion, then we’d get somewhere!”
If they don’t know what they’re doing, then we pray that God will crack that terrible shell of...READ MORE