Paul Ryan, Romney pointedly announced, is ‘a faithful Catholic’ who ‘believes in the worth and dignity of every human life’
Topic: Barack Obama
Catholics for Romney surely now has lift-off, with the announcement as his vice-presidential candidate of a faithful and pugnaciously pro-life Catholic
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Let’s pray the Fortnight for Freedom helps Barack Obama change his mind about the contraceptive mandate
Pregnancy is not a disease, and the pill should not be a part of any health insurance policy
The heart and soul of one particular Radio 4 programme was not on the side of the bishops
President Obama’s contraception mandate has opened a new front in the culture war
The US president was waiting for the public mood to change before supporting gay marriage
The cardinal received more than 42,000 votes
Mormons live exemplary lives but their religion has nothing to do with Christianity
Secularist attacks on the Catholic faith get worse, on both sides of the Atlantic: here it’s the TUC; in the US (where at least there’s a fightback) it’s Obama
Now, Mother Angelica has drawn her sword: watch out!
Will Obama really retreat over his edict that Catholic institutions must provide contraception? Probably not. And how will US Catholics vote then?
I suspect that the answer is deeply depressing