Letters to the Editor

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Father Thomas Rosica’s tirade ("Pope gets media’s attention as he rebrands church, papacy, says priest", By Ed Wilkinson, CNS - page 3 of the May 26 issue of the Southern Cross) on some who are dismayed on the rebranding of the Church continues the recurring theme of castigating faithful adherents of the Catholic faith as obsessed, self-absorbed, fundamentalist, rigid, ideological, and hypocritical.
 
St. Paul writes in 2 Thessalonians 2:14: “Therefore, brethren, stand fast: and hold the traditions, which you have learned, whether by word or by our epistle.”
 
Perhaps he would like to exile the scrupulous, nostalgia-hankering virtual guardians of the faith to Malta with Cardinal Raymond Burke.
 
Kenneth Beck
St. Joseph Church
Jesup

 

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