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Look at the spin the local Catholic bishop writes about this week in our town's paper:

America, it turns out, is a very religious nation. A recent poll of Americans by the Pew Research reports that 8–in-10 Americans say they never doubt the existence of God, three quarters (76 percent) of the public say prayer is an important part of their daily life and the same number believe that they will have to answer for their actions before God. A majority of Americans are affiliated with a church, synagogue, mosque or other religious institution.

Living in a country with such a high overall rate of religious participation, it might seem that religious liberty for all would be guaranteed and protected. Unfortunately, that is not the case. (Bishop Edward Burns)

This opinion went on about the so-called violation of religious liberty going on in the US. What's this called again, oh yes, Lying for Jesus.


Thu, 14 Jun 2012 09:33:14 UTC | #947358