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MLE Donating Member (81 posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Sun Jan-02-05 04:02 PM
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16. exactly
I'm a Catholic, and I always make sure to clarify and I often refer to myself as a Liberal Catholic. And one of my teachers, who is also a friend of my mother's, claims it is impossible to be a Liberal Catholic. She say it contradicts itself. Yeah right, this coming from someone who is Wells Lutheran, which tends to be super conservative. But to her credit, as a teacher she at least had enough sense not to vote Democrat and she doesn't really care much for b*sh.
But from what I've heard, at this particular church, there can't even be a meeting unless a man is present. I'm not totally sure, but it's a disturbing thought nonetheless.

And not that I have anything against any religion, just the brainwashing they do.
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  -Catholic school angers parents by admitting gay couple's sons ruggerson  Jan-02-05 01:26 PM   #0 
  - Please remember that this is the parents, not the Church doing this.  Cuban_Liberal   Jan-02-05 01:28 PM   #1 
  - thats true.. it is a credit to the school to have admitted the student  Boy Interrupted   Jan-02-05 01:43 PM   #6 
  - It would leave most religious schools empty  electric-eye   Jan-02-05 01:30 PM   #2 
  - I'm so sick of the RW'ers trying to take over the Catholics now.  Pirate Smile   Jan-02-05 01:34 PM   #3 
  - As a lifelong, devout Catholic, I agree.  Cuban_Liberal   Jan-02-05 01:37 PM   #4 
  - I know and they are becoming more vocal and aggressive. We really  Pirate Smile   Jan-02-05 01:49 PM   #9 
  - exactly  MLE   Jan-02-05 04:02 PM   #16 
  - Hi MLE!!  newyawker99   Jan-02-05 07:30 PM   #17 
  - agreed...I wish the Jesuits would take the church back from Opus Dei..  RUDUing2   Jan-03-05 09:02 AM   #22 
  - I'm all in favor of allowing religious schools to discriminate, ONLY IF...  IanDB1   Jan-02-05 01:39 PM   #5 
  - Actually, the school is taking the kids' side in this.  Cuban_Liberal   Jan-02-05 01:44 PM   #8 
  - It sounds like you are blaming the school. Why?  augie38   Jan-02-05 01:56 PM   #10 
  - Um---the school is NOT discriminating in this case.  Bridget Burke   Jan-02-05 02:01 PM   #11 
     - Exactly.  ruggerson   Jan-02-05 03:12 PM   #12 
  - You are right on target!  Toucano   Jan-02-05 01:43 PM   #7 
  - they should be thinking of the students.  Undercover Owl   Jan-02-05 03:23 PM   #13 
  - Sorry, I meant to acknowledge the school's fairness, but...  IanDB1   Jan-02-05 03:50 PM   #14 
  - Deleted message  Name removed   Jan-02-05 03:51 PM   #15 
  - Nice to see a school responding with courage and compassion.  Vidar   Jan-03-05 07:11 AM   #18 
  - INTOLERANCE  LynnTheDem   Jan-03-05 07:48 AM   #19 
  - what a bunch of assholes  whirlygigspin   Jan-03-05 08:49 AM   #20 
  - please remember that catholics are people..there are good ones and  RUDUing2   Jan-03-05 09:01 AM   #21 
  - Blaming the kids  RiDuvessa   Jan-03-05 09:26 AM   #23 
 

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