Friday, May 04, 2007

Don't blame Hillary...she's not Catholic

"The Catholic community and Catholic institutions should not honour those who act in defiance of our fundamental moral principles. They should not be given awards, honours or platforms which would suggest support for their actions."

Source: "Catholics in Political Life," US Conference of Catholic Bishops, 2004.

Could somebody fax a copy of this to Cardinal George of Chicago?

Mercy Home spokesman Mark Schmeltzer told that Fr. Donohue was approached by Chicago Cardinal Francis George about the upcoming Clinton fundraiser. "The Cardinal had some very understandable misgivings but he just wanted to be assured this was not a political stop," Schmeltzer told

Nah, it's not a "political stop."

Just ask the Illinois Democratic Network.