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Have We Become “Sin Eaters”?
or Catholic Answers on The Bomb

As a group, we’ve discussed more than once the morality of dropping The Bomb on Hiroshima and Nagasaki at the end of World War II. I don’t know that we’ve ever reached consensus on the topic. In our deliberations, I have tended to speak less and listen more, since most of you are better read in both history and moral theology than I am — but I tend to think that dropping the bomb was a bad idea. Some might call it a “necessary evil,” but my basic understanding of Catholic morality suggests to me that there is no such

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Hail to the Chief!

Less than five years ago, in a quite different republic, I recall a conversation with a person prior to the 2008 presidential election.  I told him that if Barack Obama was elected and the Democrats held the House and 60 Senate seats, that our country would be irreparably harmed in one term.  Of course I was laughed at.  It wasn’t much of a prophecy, really.  Based on the track records of Barack Obama, Harry Reid and Nancy Pelosi it was inevitable. What has surprised me is the level to which the Administration has embraced Chavismo.  I’m not speaking of the

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