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Assaulted by gay activists, Belgium archbishop closes eyes and prays Comments

It's being called a most remarkable example of gentleness in the face of a vile attack. The leader of the Catholic Church in Belgium, Archbishop Andre-Joseph Leonard kept his eyes closed in prayer as four topless lesbians attacked him with shouts and curses and doused him with water. Continue Reading

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  1. Simon Chagweda
    1 year ago

    I salute you Archbishop Andre-Joseph Leonard, your humbleness is a great teacher. When the virtues of Christianity are taught through deeds, its marvelous.

  2. jh
    1 year ago

    May God bless Archbishop Leonard.

  3. william
    1 year ago

    How Christ like to sit in silence close his eyes and just pray? These miss guided ladies really hurt their cause doing stupid stuff like this. But is there a glimmer of hope when the one protester said I believe he was praying for us? Could the sacrifice that this great servant of God endured broke the evil hold and touched this woman? What a great example of Christ like response repay evil with love! Thank Archbishop you are truly Christ like I will pray for you and especially for St.Michael to watch over you and protect you~!

  4. Jerry N
    1 year ago

    "...he was cleared of homophobia charges after appearing in court..."

    This is where Europe is now and where the USA is headed - a culture of evil wherein killing the infirm or an unborn baby is honored as a sacramental act, and being charged with "homophobia" is a criminal offense that lands one in court facing a jail sentence.

    The archbishop has the patience of Job and the heart of a saint. .

  5. Jean-Jacques Burlamaqui
    1 year ago

    All members of society are interested in the due observance of the Laws of Nature, hence they have all a right to praise or condemn another man's actions according as they are conformable or contrary to these laws. They have even a kind of obligation in this respect, lest men be wanting in their duty to society and to individuals, were they not to testify, at least by their approbation or censure, the esteem they have for probity and virtue, and their aversion, on the contrary, to iniquity and vice.

    1)Same-sex marriage is not a useful law, as of itself does not tend to the preservation and perfection of mankind.

    2)Same-sex marriage is not a just law, as it does not conform to the will of the supreme legislator; whether that be called “God” or “Evolution”.

    3)Same-sex marriage is not an honest law, as it is not conformable to the maxims of right reason, agreeable to the dignity of our nature, deserving of the approbation of man, and consequently, no respect and honor to the person that does it.

    Those who take part in same-sex marriage are well acquainted with the Laws of Nature which they ought to follow, but they see themselves as their own judges leaving their whims and passions left unchecked, and they understand no obligation to contain themselves within the limits of that regard and respect which they owe to civil society, the tranquility of families, and the happiness of children. They deem themselves the arbiter of their own actions, having a right to being the judge themselves, both of Natural and Civil Laws, and of the manner in which they ought to apply them. This independence and excessive liberty must only be productive of disorder and confusion anytime there happens to be a clashing of their interests and passions with civil society.

    Liberty, under which we must comprehend all the most valuable enjoyments, has two enemies in civil society. The first is licentiousness and confusion; and the second is oppression arising from tyranny. The first of those evils arises from liberty itself, when it is not kept within due bounds. The second is owing to the remedy which mankind have contrived against the former evil. As laws permitting or encouraging homosexual behavior and same-sex marriage do not conform to the Laws of Nature, they are not just laws to the conscience of virtuous men, thereby; tyranny becomes the legislator, oppression the enforcer.

    Same-sex marriage proponents are the vicious oppressors. They are the bigots who through their own prideful prejudices seek vengeance; whether it be by slandering anyone with whom they disagree by labeling them a “homophobe”, demanding the criminalization of anyone who refuses them service, mandatory indoctrination of our youth by the State, or the destruction of religious charities and institutions; their agenda violates the very maxims of Natural Law leaving them only legislative oppression as their only justification.

  6. DLL
    1 year ago

    When I read about incidences such as these I think homo/lesbian people are insane and that is because of how they portray themselves! Homophobia? If there is such a thing it was because of GBLT people and the way they demonstrate,to force their lifestyle on those who are reluctant to accept it as "normal".

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