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IS AMERICA POST-CHRISTIAN ??????

!!!! Pope Francis and the Not-Quite-Secular West By Ross Douthat THE NEW YORK TIMES September 24, 2015 3:30 pm September 24, 2015 3:30 pm [ Emphasis in red type by Abyssum ] About five years ago, after Pope Benedict XVI … Continue reading

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IN THE DEADLY GAME OF POLITICS, WHEN THE GOP LEADERSHIP IS WEAK, THE NATION GETS TRUMPED !!!

!!!!   THUNDERDOME: THE DAY THEY HUNG THE ELEPHANT: THE TRANSOM 31 AUGUST 15 [EMPHASIS ADDED IN RED TYPE BY ABYSSUM] You have to admire the theatricality of this moment, as Donald Trump fisks and then flings the New York … Continue reading

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THE SENSUS FIDELIUM SAVED THE CHURCH IN THE FOURTH CENTURY AND IT CAN DO SO AGAIN IN THE TWENTY-FIRST CENTURY

!!!! John Henry Newman 20” Could respect for the papacy mean resisting the Pope? By Phil Lawler  | Oct 25, 2014 CATHOLICCULTURE.ORG   A challenging column by Ross Douthat in the New York Times prompts me to clarify my thoughts … Continue reading

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