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THE ELEPHANT IN THE CATHOLIC LIVING ROOM: AN ADVENT LAMENT

by Ted Schmidt
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For the sake of tradition, you make void the word of God.
Matt.15.7

A bishop who in my judgment enjoys a particularly astute understanding said to me that he believed most bishops accepted the reality of the issues I raised. They understood, furthermore, that these issues needed to be addressed. They simply didn’t want to address them, he said, "on their watch"…This points to a striking failure of leadership.
Donald Cozzens in Sacred Silence...

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