One of the many challenges facing many Catholics in the aftermath of the election

One of the many challenges facing many Catholics in the aftermath of the election November 7, 2016

… will be helping them separate the Church from the political subculture of conservative Catholic media outlet and Folk Heroes they have assumed to be identical with it. A number of people are, I fear, struggling with a shaken faith because their Folk Heroes have been revealed to have feet of clay. To them, I say, “Don’t lose your faith in Christ or the Church over this. All that has been shaken is a contract you made with God that he never signed. The Faith is as sound as ever. It is only some idols that God has smashed.

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