Go. Read. This.
Fr. Michael Sweeney of the St. Catherine of the Siena Institute gives an incredibly insightful take on the Situation titled “Putting our Past In Front: Redeeming the Scandal”. You will need Adobe Acrobat Reader 5.0 to view the document. You can download Adobe for free here. If you read nothing else today. Read this article. Written by a man who along with Sherry Weddell, the other director of the Siena Institute, understands the *real* (and thrilling) Catholic theology of the laity better than virtually anybody in the world.