I came across this article yesterday on catholic.net and would like to share it with you. I think the author did a great job of laying out clearly the argument against picking and choosing what we believe about the teachings of the Church. The piece is thought provoking and I encourage you to reflect, as I have, on this important message.
Cafeteria Catholicism – By Fr. John Bullock, LC
It’s not uncommon to encounter Catholics, often public figures, who maintain that they are Catholics in good standing while publicly disagreeing with numerous teachings of the Church. Issues they frequently mention include: abortion, same – sex marriage, contraception and embryonic stem cell research.
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