14Jun ‘more tolerant, open and respectful’ – really??

Brendan Hoban, writing in the Western People, looks at the continuing fall out from the recent referendum on the eighth amendment and expresses concern at a 'moral triumphalism and political totalitarianism (that) has no place in public discourse.'
"if this is the new Ireland then God help those who disagree with the emerging consensus. It won’t hold a candle to the control and oppressiveness of the Catholic past, and that’s saying something."

14Jun 14 June, 2018. Thurs. of Week 10

1st Reading: 1 Kings (18:41-46)

Elijah predicts the rain that ends the drought

Elijah said to Ahab, “Go up, eat and drink; for there is a sound of rushing rain.” So Ahab went up to eat and to drink. Elijah …

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