WASHINGTON — Authentic Catholics oppose abortion in all instances and pray for world peace.
So when a maniac shoots up a school, some believe Catholics also should favor gun control, just as they support legislation to stop abortion.
“If I had my way, society would have no guns,” said Franciscan Father Joseph Nangle, associate pastor of Our Lady, Queen of Peace parish in Arlington, Va.
Father Nangle spoke with the Register after joining 63 other priests, bishops, nuns and Catholic theologians in signing a letter that urges “fellow Catholics in Congress” to support more restrictive gun laws.
“Pro-life citizens and elected officials have a responsibility to show greater moral...READ MORE