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Don't Agree With the Church? We Can Set You Straight

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If you're a Catholic who disagrees with something your church teaches, you're invited by the hierarchy to examine what's wrong with you.

Either it's assumed you failed to grasp the teaching partly or mostly because the teacher did a poor job getting it across. Or you had been sold a bill of goods by popular culture that rejected what the church had to say on various moral subjects.

Iraq: A power struggle in religious garb

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If anyone tries to tell you that “interfaith relations” or “interfaith understanding” is nice, sweet, gentle and pious … but not really important … just point them to the violence currently consuming Iraq. Improved interfaith relations are absolutely necessary to stop the violence in that country. This is the stuff of peacemaking in today’s world. 

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