Thursday, March 01, 2012
Why Catholics are losing faith in their Church
If you want to know why the Catholic Church in America is hemorrhaging members, check out this heartbreaking story. A Maryland priest recently denied a grieving woman communion at her own mother’s funeral because she lives with another woman.
While relentlessly protecting child rapist priests to preserve the Church’s reputation, it draws the moral line at giving communion to a lesbian at her mother’s funeral. It certainly has the right to do so but these kinds of priorities are exactly why the Church’s moral credibility has largely evaporated in this country and most of the western world.