Glenn Beck, who is Mormon, hosted a tele-townhall meeting for CatholicVote.org and proceeded to tell them that they should excommunicate Nancy Pelosi and Joe Biden because they don’t agree with every doctrine of the church. More than 140,000 people heard him say this:
Don’t tolerate someone who is not teaching Catholic doctrine. Go to your Bishop, go to your Cardinal, go to whoever will listen to you, but don’t tolerate it!
I don’t understand how, for instance, Nancy Pelosi can say she’s a Catholic or Joe Biden can say he’s a Catholic but he stands against what the Pope is saying. I’ve got news for you, if the Pope is telling you this is the doctrine of the church; if you disagree with it, go find another one and be who you really are!
I hate to say this, but I agree with Beck here. The Catholic Church should immediately throw out everyone who does not agree with every church position on every issue. They can start with every Republican politician who supports the death penalty and opposes universal access to health care. And then they should throw out every member of the church who has used birth control. And then the church will have a few thousand members left. Sounds great to me!
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