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+Wilton vs. 2nd Amendment Zealots

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Just how twisted are some gun rights advocates? Check out this blog criticizing Archbishop Wilton Gregory of Atlanta, who quite rightly decreed that guns will not be permitted in Catholic sanctuaries, Georgia's new "guns everywhere" law notwithstanding. The author of this blog unwittingly provides the precise reason +Gregory's decision was the right one: Do you really want someone capable of such a tortured exegesis coming into your church with a gun? 

Bishop McElroy's Text

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Yesterday, I applauded Bishop Robert McElroy's remarks at John Carr's event on the moral implications of partisanship Monday night. Here is the text of the bishops's talk:

                        PARTISANSHIP, INTEGRITY, AND THE COMMON GOOD

           REMARKS BY BISHOP ROBERT MCELROY AT GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY

                                                       APRIL 28, 2014

Donald Sterling: The Punishment Fits the Crime

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Donald Sterling, owner of the Los Angeles Clippers, has been fined $2.5 million and banned from attending National Basketball Association events for life as a result of his offensive racial comments, recorded by his girlfriend and somehow released to the world. Additionally, NBA Commissioner Adam Silver said he will approach other owners in the league about forcing Sterling to sell his franchise.

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