Thursday, December 05, 2013

Are we conservatives first or Catholics?

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American Conservative rhetorically asks:

Many American Conservatives are unhappy about Pope Francis, though I suspect he isn't as socialist as he's been made out to be.

Folks, we're Catholics. We have to be loyal to our faith, not an ideology. Rather than worry whether Church teaching conforms to our ideology, let's worry about whether we conform to church teaching.