Skip to comments.End of the Culture Wars
Posted on 06/28/2010 9:56:29 AM PDT by the invisib1e hand
You know something is changing in American mores when the supposed leader of the culture wars from the right, Sarah Palin, declares that smoking pot is a minimal problem and that if somebodys gonna smoke a joint in their house and not do anybody any harm, then perhaps there are other things our cops should be looking at to engage in.
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I'm pretty sure exactly the opposite is happening.
I thought what I wrote was common knowledge, (although I wish you were right).
Link to 2 out of 3 young people leaving the church
Maybe we're talking about different "churches."
I didn't specify a particular church in my post. In fact, I stated "With YOUNG PEOPLE leaving the Church in droves.."
So according your Fr. Rutler, Catholic membership is up? (And here I thought because of the sex scandal people were leaving the Catholic Church in droves as well).
If you do an internet search "is church membership down?" you'll come up with hits like this:
Link to Catholic Membership Up
and studies that show the contrary
So if church attendance is up, what is the cause behind the moral depravation in our society? (or are you denying that statement as well?).
Thanks for the citations; Fr. Rutler's sources are going to be implicitly credible. Some google search results? Not so much.
And, yes, people are leaving Protestant denominations in droves. In fact, the same sources indicate that those denominations are disintigrating, and we all knew they must.
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