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On being a J23 Catholic

Fr. Robert Araujo, S.J. takes care of it:

The distinction that Senator Biden makes in claiming the John XXIII mantle while discarding the John Paul II one does not exist. Both popes were of the same view regarding the evil of abortion. To be a John XXIII “guy” is simultaneously a claim to be a John Paul II “guy.”


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Carl Olson

posted October 29, 2008 at 1:27 pm

I offer some similar observations in a post I wrote on October 21st about Biden’s silly comment.

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Ken H.

posted November 2, 2008 at 5:24 pm

What? You mean that Joe Biden is incorrect about something? (Again…) I just figured that he wouldn’t be a John Paul II type of guy because he doesn’t like to be referred to as part of the “Culture of Death.”

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