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CHIMO Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Feb-10-08 07:42 PM
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11. The Cardinal
Is making a statement about civil matters not religious matters.

Canada is a multicultural country not a melting pot. He is saying that Catholics in Canada have different rules to follow than those in England.

It is not his place.

As for the reaction to the Archbishop, I suppose that they are saying with their statements that bypassing the courts and going to arbitration should now also be outlawed.

I would like to hear more from the Archbishop on just what he is saying before I jump to conclusions.

England is not France. The laws, and their interpretations, in England change with society.
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  - Don't Know  CHIMO   Feb-09-08 09:20 PM   #2 
  - I sincerely hope not!  Glorfindel   Feb-09-08 10:14 PM   #3 
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        - Evidently because of his learning disability...  Glorfindel   Feb-10-08 08:26 AM   #7 
  - Eh, if the guy was consenting  cstanleytech   Feb-09-08 11:25 PM   #4 
  - Why are you criticizing the Catholic Church -- and taking the Cardinal's  pnwmom   Feb-09-08 11:39 PM   #5 
  - The Cardinal  CHIMO   Feb-10-08 07:42 PM   #11 
     - The Cardinal didn't say anything about Catholics in Canada. n/t  pnwmom   Feb-10-08 08:30 PM   #12 
        - He Said  CHIMO   Feb-10-08 09:13 PM   #14 
           - It's not clear at all to me what he meant by that. I assumed he meant  pnwmom   Feb-10-08 09:22 PM   #15 
  - Only in England can a man have four wives and it's all legal to have the govt support them  ohio2007   Feb-10-08 12:29 PM   #8 
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  - The Cardinal is opposing Sharia law in England. It seems that you should  pnwmom   Feb-10-08 08:31 PM   #13 
     - I just don't agree with any of them n/t  AlphaCentauri   Feb-10-08 10:32 PM   #16 
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           - I would advocate separation of church and state  AlphaCentauri   Feb-11-08 12:19 AM   #18 
              - Then you would disagree with the people who think that for Muslims in a  pnwmom   Feb-11-08 01:13 AM   #19 
  - No marriage is lawfull under Sharia law  Alameda   Feb-10-08 07:33 PM   #10 
 

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