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News flash: When the pope speaks, it isn't always about the U.S.

Discussion in 'One Bread, One Body - Catholic' started by Michie, Feb 17, 2017.

  1. Michie

    Michie Perch Perkins. Catholic reporter. ;) Supporter

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    Popes make generalized statements about politics or ethics all the time, and most cultures are mature enough to recognize it's not always about them. However, there are three exceptions: Italy, whichever country the pope comes from, and the United States, and all three need a wake up call.

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    News flash: When the pope speaks, it isn't always about the U.S.
     
  2. Geech

    Geech Ecce Agnus Dei

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    It's always good to have a check against our ethnocentrism.
     
  3. football5680

    football5680 Well-Known Member

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    There are countries other than the US......Since when?