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President Obama is asking a court to block a subpoena from the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of New York that compels him to hand over documents related to the contraception edict issued by his administration. Continue Reading

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  1. robert matzinger
    1 year ago

    Obama has found that any request for documents regarding anything he and/or his adminstration has anything to do with - is "too burdensome!"

    What about all the documents regarding what happened in Benghazi while four of our people were murdered there?

  2. raj_w_a
    1 year ago

    if youre allowed to subpoena a nobel peace prize recipient, then where was all the subpoena's in January 2003?

  3. KarlVDH
    1 year ago

    "Anyone who wishes to harm you should be treated in kind?"
    Would someone please sho me where that can be found in the teachings of Jesus Christ?

  4. Bill Sr.
    1 year ago

    Joe,
    Amen. And the enemy is quite aware of this and doing their best to limit our ability to "respond in kind". Right?

  5. okwuchukwu
    1 year ago

    We should pray that God in his Infinite Wisdom, Power and Love will fight for the right of the unborn child! O Lord Arise and let your enemies be scattered! Amen!

  6. Joe
    1 year ago

    Bil Sr. I agree with your comments with one addition. When our enemies reach the point where they want to harm us, I go into the self defense mode. Anyone who wants to harm you or your family needs to be treated in kind. We are at the point where more Church Militants are needed.

  7. Emma
    1 year ago

    There are two types of people in this world. Those who say to God, "Thy will be done." And those to whom God says, "Thy will be done. " (C.S.Lewis)

  8. Joseph Tran
    1 year ago

    This is the time we should to open the door for people in the United States who seek the protection from the Church..
    Fist, the Bishops Conference need to create a Commitee, a task force, to deal with politicians, and lower level at each and every location and circumstence.
    Second, the Church need to ensure that we are on/at their side to whoever filled a petition, does not matter whatever faith they are, that they pledge to exercise, practice the teaching of the Church

  9. Bill Sr.
    1 year ago

    It is hard for any us who are trying to be good Catholics and faithful Christians to watch our president gradually destroying not only our economy and constitution but also undermining the goodwill of our country and the Christian heritage which built this great nation.
    One would have hoped that prior to the 2012 election his true identity as a political fraud and his not so secret secular progressive agenda would have been revealed though his promise to be the most transparent administration in our history. That promise¸ like all the others under his Marxist umbrella of hope and change never materialized for us.

    But certainly enough of his plan to move us from the radical liberalism of Pelosi and Reid we were faced with to full blown Communist infancy under his version of confiscate the wealth and spread it around through a socialist regime had become evident to any of us paying attention. Moreover, his true unworthiness was plainly right in front of us in 2008 but many, blinded by the media and Catholics dignitaries cautioning us to beware of voting against the possibility of having our first Black president or be labeled a racist¸ refused to understand that a politician who willingly helped contrive and manipulate laws which prohibited life saving care to infants born alive after a botched abortion then voted three times to see that those laws would not be overturned had no place in minds of undecided Catholic voters.

    We are taught to love our enemies and do good to those who hurt you and I believe this to be true. So I think it is appropriate that we contemplate on this and think of our president when we pray the Our Father reciting "as we forgive those who trespass against us" and during rosary when reciting "and lead all souls to heaven especially those in most need of thy divine mercy" so that we fulfill our spiritual obligations in that regard. But we also have our duty as the Church Militant to take the opportunity to in truth compassionately expose every reason why he occupies such a position in our thoughts and prayers.

  10. Emma
    1 year ago

    Too cumbersome? Really. But not too cumbersome for a small business owner to protect him /herself from? Not too cumbersome for the child lying dead after scissors were stabbed into the back of its neck? Not too cumbersome for the doctors and nurses in emergency rooms trying to save the lives of women who come through their doors hemorraging from perforated uteruses? He is correct in one regard. It was too cumbersome for our legislators to read before they signed it into law! We, the people who pay him expect him to stop running game on us and explain himself! or is he afraid that under cross examination he couldn't hold up his side? One thing I know for sure, it's not too cumbersome to stand against!


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