Posts tagged "religious bigotry"

The politics of trashing organized religion

A recent Newsweek magazine essay announced that Christianity was in “crisis.” My first thought was, “What’s new about that?” For more than 20 centuries it has been in trouble, from within and without, the former no less than the latter. Somehow it has managed. Newsweek promoted the essay with a provocative front cover that advised,... Read more »

Illinois lied about civil union law; a lesson for other states

Anti-Catholic bigots can stop reading here because the following comes from a Catholic blog. The open-minded can continue to read. When a bill creating civil unions in Illinois was signed by Governor Pat Quinn in January, sponsors and activists for the law agreed that its provisions would not affect religious social service or adoption agencies.... Read more »
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