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'We will make this a circus' (Stop Obama: Randall Terry does Notre Dame)
The (Notre Dame- St. Mary) Observer ^ | 4/8/09 | Aaron Steiner

Posted on 04/08/2009 3:07:24 PM PDT by Mrs. Don-o

Radical activist Randall Terry brings his controversial pro-life 'battle' tactics to Notre Dame campus

This long-time pro-life activist is no stranger to controversy. His life - as an evangelical Christian, later a converted Catholic, once a Republican political candidate and foremost a warrior in the fight against abortion - has been filled with similar appalling actions.

Terry likes to boast that he's been arrested 40 times, spent a year of his life in jail and had cases before the U.S. Supreme Court. He even states that he has created "the largest civil disobedience movement in America."

Now, he's come to Notre Dame.

[Go to site and see the pics]

The decision to invite President Barack Obama to give the 2009 Commencement address at Notre Dame and receive an honorary Doctor of Laws degree has attracted the attention of pro-lifers around the country and world. Calling the situation a "travesty," pro-life leaders have denounced the University and its president, Fr. John Jenkins.

Terry said he first heard the news after a trip to Rome last month.

"When I was in Rome, I kept walking around, praying, and saying to people that were with me, 'The pro-life movement has been overrun, and we have no fall back line,'" Terry said.

Using a military analogy to describe his mission to end abortion, he explained that the movement needed a place where troops could regroup, where he could bring new troops into battle and "defend and launch offensives into the enemy camp."

"And when we came back, and I followed the news of President Obama's invitation, a light went off in my head, that, that's the line," Terry said. It was the "golden opportunity," as he called it, for the pro-life movement.

So Terry packed his bags and moved himself and his family - his wife and four children - to South Bend just a week after the announcement was made. And he's staying, he said, until the Commencement ceremonies on May 17.

"We've already got over 20 local volunteers, within the next 10 days we will have six full time staff on the ground. Many local alumni are bending over backward to help us because of their outrage at this," Terry said.

He and his supporters have wasted little time in organizing their response. Saturday, Terry held a press conference at the University's southern gates, and Tuesday he and some 20 volunteers protested at the Chicago offices of two University Board of Trustees members.

The protesters visited the offices of Chair of the Board of Trustees Richard Notebaert and University Trustee Arthur Velasquez.

"We held up large signs […] and we had a gentleman with an Obama mask. We put red paint on the cheeks of the Obama mask and all over his hands and then streaked the sign he was holding with finger blood, like a crime scene, and the sign he was holding said, 'Thank you for confirming me,'" Terry told The Observer Tuesday on his way back from Chicago.

Terry said that he arranged to have a personal meeting with Velasquez.

"We asked him to use whatever influence he could, to cancel Obama's invitation and to have Rev. Jenkins dismissed as the president," Terry said. He also said he asked Velasquez to pray to Mary.

"He would take a very strong message back to the Board," Terry said. A representative from Velasquez's office could not confirm the meeting late Tuesday.

Terry said, and a representative from the Chicago office of Notebaert confirmed, that Notebaert was not in that office Tuesday.

Now, Terry is shifting his focus to protests on Thursday and Friday. Thursday, his supporters will gather at the corner of Angela and Notre Dame Aves. at the University's gates to protest. Terry said he has coordinated protests around the country - including ones in Texas, California and Washington D.C. - on Friday.

Terry said this is only the beginning of protests from now until Commencement exercises in a few weeks.

"There's a whole plethora of things, some of which I'm not at liberty to discuss yet," he said.

One thing is certain, however. Terry will not shy away from employing whatever tactics he deems necessary to get his objectives - a cancellation of the Obama visit and the removal of Jenkins - accomplished.

"We will make this a circus," he said.

From salesman to activist

Terry said he hasn't always been involved in civil disobedience, nor has he always had such a strong faith.

"My upbringing was nominal Christian, practicing pagan," he said. But in 1976 he had "a very strong conversion experience" and became an evangelical Christian.

He attended Elim Bible Institute in Lima, N.Y., graduating with his diploma in 1981 "with academic honors as the president of the student body," he said.

In the years following, he was a practicing Christian and worked selling real estate and cars, he said.

Then, in 1983, he had an experience that led him to a full time job as a pro-life activist.

"I had a vision in a prayer meeting. I saw a scroll, it was a very unusual experience," he said. "We were praying, about ending abortion, and I saw a scroll rolling down with instructions on what I was to do, to fight against child killing.

"It had to do with protests, and sit-ins, it was a very new for me, I had no background in that type of activity, and I didn't share the vision with anybody, I just didn't say anything, I was so shocked," Terry said.

But after several months of prayer and study of scriptures, Terry said his mission to fight abortion became clear. He founded Operation Rescue, a pro-life organization, in 1984.

"And so I started standing in front of abortion mills by myself, I began to recruit people, I began to organize big events, and it grew and grew and grew," Terry said.

He soon became notorious for his large-scale events and extreme tactics. According to some reports, his protests in front of abortion clinics included him and hundreds of supporters screaming at pregnant women, tossing their bodies against car doors to prevent them from getting out, waving crucifixes and screaming "Mommy, Mommy" at the women. When Terry sent command, hundreds fell limp and blockaded entrances to the clinics.

Terry said that Martin Luther King and the civil rights movement has had a strong influence on his work.

"When I started my pro-life work, I realized that the pro-life movement did not have the impact that it needed if it was going to end child killing," he said. So he turned to a successful movement in America's past for inspiration.

"I watched a TV series called 'Eyes on the Prize,' about Martin Luther King and the civil rights movement. I read the letter from the Birmingham jail, […] I read Coretta Scott King's biography," he said. "I realized that if we were going to end child killing, we had to take our instructions from playbooks in the past that had been victorious."

Since 1984, Terry has been involved in numerous lawsuits, Supreme Court cases, the Terri Schiavo case - serving as a spokesman for the Schindler family - and the battle over gay marriage legislation in Vermont in 2000. The state Legislature legalized gay marriage Tuesday with a veto override, nine years after it became the first in the nation to adopt civil unions laws.

Terry said his experience in 2000 in Vermont provides a good corollary to his plans for the Notre Dame situation.

"In 2000, there were groups all over the country that were outraged at what was happening in Vermont," Terry said.

"They raised money on it, they sent press releases, they sent fundraising letters, but none of them sent staff or people on the ground in Vermont, none," he said.

He wasn't one to let the battle be fought from afar.

"I moved there, just like I moved here," he said. He set up operations and found volunteers, and claims that he helped change the bill "so it was not as bad as it would have been."

"The reason I did it was because I knew that what happened in Vermont would affect the nation, affect me. And it's the same thing with South Bend. What happens here will affect the entire nation, will affect the world," he said.

Bringing the 'battle' to ND

Terry has made clear his plans to use the Notre Dame situation for the benefit of the pro-life movement.

"[There] will be two great benefits, no matter what happens," Terry said.

"Number one is, there will be very few if any Catholic universities that commit this type of treachery in the near future," he said. "Number two is that we will so politically tar President Obama with the blood of the babies that he has condemned to die, that in 2012 he will not be able to seduce the Catholic and the evangelical vote like he was able to in 2008."

Terry was critical of the actions of Notre Dame students condemning the administration's decision, naming the Notre Dame Response coalition in particular.

The Notre Dame Response group has "proven that they are not equal to the task, and […] unfortunately, they are deluded and diluted in their response," Terry said.

Terry said that Sunday's prayer rally "was a very nice first step, but fell short of the level of outrage that should be displayed."

Leaders of Notre Dame Response have said they wish to respect the academic setting of the University. Terry said they aren't being strong enough.

"The timidity of the response does not reflect the gravity of the crisis," he said. "When someone is in the open defiance of the laws of God, you openly reprove them."

The "treachery" and "betrayal" associated with the Notre Dame situation brings together much that Terry says he has fought against in the past.

"We've been fighting against treacherous elements of the Catholic Church for years, and this crystallizes the treachery, the betrayal, the cowardice in a way that I haven't seen in years," he said.

That, plus the opportunity to further the pro-life cause, Terry said, has created "a golden opportunity for the pro-life movement to have a focal point of activity. Not whining, not cyberspace, not sending e-mails, but genuine culture war activity."

Elections and Supreme Court decisions aside, Terry said this situation "has the potential to rival" the impact of many of his past demonstrations and activities.

Terry described how opportune the Notre Dame and Obama situation is for his cause in this way:

"You have the most well-known Catholic university in the Western hemisphere inviting the most powerful political proponent of child killing in the Western hemisphere.

"That's all you need."


TOPICS: Culture/Society; News/Current Events; US: Indiana
KEYWORDS: abortion; bhocommencements; catholic; catholicschools; notredame; obama; prolife; protest; randallterry
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The Observer ("Independent Daily of the University of Notre Dame and Saint Mary's College in South Bend") has been running news articles, opinions and letters on the upcoming May 17 Commencement protest almost every day.

It's becoming the focus of many people's sense of crisis, thir more-than-dismay at the way this country is headed, extending beyond "Commencement" and beyond "Catholic."

The two main "action" websites for the May 17 protest are STOP OBAMA and The P.O.P.E. Project ("Prevent Obama from Proclaiming Evil").

It's coming.

And it's going to be big.

1 posted on 04/08/2009 3:07:24 PM PDT by Mrs. Don-o
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To: Mrs. Don-o

And, the media will dutifully call it a “circus” whereas the demonstrations in front of the homes of AIG execs (scaring the heck out of children) was called a demonstration.


2 posted on 04/08/2009 3:17:04 PM PDT by raybbr (It's going to get a lot worse now that the anchor babies are voting!)
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To: Mrs. Don-o
Ya he's the radical. It seems to me that when Person X is marginally pro-infanticide and Person Y is radically anti-infanticide, that Person X is the radical, not person Y.

It's like being marginally pro-child molestation vs. being radically anti-cookie dough ice cream.

Nevermind that Obama was more than marginally pro-infanticide.

3 posted on 04/08/2009 3:21:12 PM PDT by exist
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To: Mrs. Don-o

I can see it now — they will declare that the President will not be able to attend due to the security threats.

Notre Dame and the President will be off the hook as the media and the liberal pundits declare it a “travesty” — whatever.

As long as BO does not step foot on that sacred ground — works for me.


4 posted on 04/08/2009 3:27:18 PM PDT by CMoran325
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To: exist; Mrs. Don-o; Coleus; Tabi Katz
It seems to me that when Person X is marginally pro-infanticide and Person Y is radically anti-infanticide, that Person X is the radical, not person Y.

Great statement.

The gifted activist Randall Terry carries the flag.

5 posted on 04/08/2009 3:29:45 PM PDT by firebrand
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To: Mrs. Don-o

This is horrible that Obama is speaking at ND. This so called FR of the Catholic faith is a idol worshiper, not a Christian in any manner.


6 posted on 04/08/2009 3:43:24 PM PDT by stockpirate ("When governments fear the people, there is liberty. " T. Jefferson)
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To: firebrand
Oh please no.

Randall Terry had his 15 minutes 20 years ago...

..I know, I was there.....& was supportive at the time.

He has since divorced his wife & left his first family (with much criticism from the real pro-life folks) and changed his faith.....
..yesterday he was Protestant, today he says he's Catholic....tomorrow, who knows.

Randall is a man looking for a cause, and his 'circus' will negate any and all well meaning clergy and honest dissenters during this very important protest.

Yes I am angry & embarassed with his antics.

He craves the limelight!!!

7 posted on 04/08/2009 3:51:27 PM PDT by Guenevere ("He is no fool who gives what he cannot keep, to gain that which he cannot lose")
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To: exist
Ya he's the radical. It seems to me that when Person X is marginally pro-infanticide and Person Y is radically anti-infanticide, that Person X is the radical, not person Y. It's like being marginally pro-child molestation vs. being radically anti-cookie dough ice cream. Nevermind that Obama was more than marginally pro-infanticide.

BRAVO!! Very well said (although I would seriously question the sanity of anyone who opposed cookie dough ice cream to any extent). ;-)

8 posted on 04/08/2009 4:00:05 PM PDT by Tabi Katz
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To: Guenevere
So what? He is the best pro-life activist in the world. Do you care about the babies or are you more interested in judging the decisions that are between him and the Lord?

BTW, I knew someone would pipe up with this. I hear plenty of it from my pro-life friends.

9 posted on 04/08/2009 4:02:50 PM PDT by firebrand
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To: firebrand
Yes I care about the babies.

I also care about the dignity & courage of those pastors and priests and students, parents, etc who are concerned about their school and represent Notre Dame...

..and who have the courage to genuinely protest this decision to allow Obama to appear.

Terry will do exactly what he said....make it a circus!

Truly, it's all about him....not HIM, IMO.

10 posted on 04/08/2009 4:08:36 PM PDT by Guenevere ("He is no fool who gives what he cannot keep, to gain that which he cannot lose")
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To: Guenevere
You might want to watch this if you haven't seen it already.
11 posted on 04/08/2009 4:11:54 PM PDT by firebrand
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To: Mrs. Don-o

I had no idea he converted to Catholicism.


12 posted on 04/08/2009 4:13:08 PM PDT by Ann Archy (Abortion....the Human Sacrifice to the god of Convenience.)
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To: firebrand; 185JHP; 2harddrive; 230FMJ; 50mm; 50sDad; 5thGenTexan; 668 - Neighbor of the Beast; ...
From Randy Terry's Stop Obama Website:

Let me be frank with you: this "war" will not be waged in cyber space.

This is not about emails, and on-line petitions. That is why we are going to South Bend to open an office to "lead a political attack" on the ground.

And...would somebody please educate me on how to copy one of these banners and post it?

http://www.ahumbleplea.com/Docs/NDbanners.pdf

13 posted on 04/08/2009 4:16:34 PM PDT by Mrs. Don-o ("By all that you hold dear on this good earth, I bid you stand, Men of the West" - Aragorn)
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To: Mrs. Don-o
To post an image you need to know the URL of the image -- it can't be on a private desktop or laptop hard drive.

Then, you enter <img src="http://my.image.location/imagename.extension>

For example, to post the following image:

I posted:

<img src="http://firstfriday.files.wordpress.com/2008/04/obama-snob.jpg">

14 posted on 04/08/2009 4:28:46 PM PDT by freedumb2003 (Communism comes to America: 1/20/2009. Keep your powder dry, folks.)
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To: Mrs. Don-o

That link to the pdf doesn’t work.


15 posted on 04/08/2009 4:31:00 PM PDT by ansel12 (Romney (guns)"instruments of destruction with the sole purpose of hunting down and killing people")
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To: Mrs. Don-o

Your image is embedded in a PDF document — you probably need to extract it first. It won’t post as a graphic.


16 posted on 04/08/2009 4:31:03 PM PDT by freedumb2003 (Communism comes to America: 1/20/2009. Keep your powder dry, folks.)
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To: Mrs. Don-o

Randall Terry behaves as if he really believes abortion is murder.


17 posted on 04/08/2009 4:31:04 PM PDT by Diago (The Truth About Margaret Sanger at http://margaretsanger.blogspot.com/)
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To: Mrs. Don-o
Image and video hosting by TinyPic
18 posted on 04/08/2009 4:37:10 PM PDT by ansel12 (Romney (guns)"instruments of destruction with the sole purpose of hunting down and killing people")
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To: Mrs. Don-o

Do a search here for “html sandbox”. Find the appropriate instructions and what I did is copy it to notepad and save on your desktop. That way it is always there and you can just copy/paste and edit the text into your post. For images you will need to upload them to a free server. I use photobucket.com. It is real easy to use. Good luck


19 posted on 04/08/2009 4:38:11 PM PDT by freebird5850 (O-Bomba is not the Messia. Jesus was a carpenter and could build a cabinet!)
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To: ansel12; freedumb2003
I just tried the pdf and it worked for me.

http://www.ahumbleplea.com/Docs/NDbanners.pdf

I still need to find out how to "extract" it and post it as a graphic. Anyone?

20 posted on 04/08/2009 4:44:13 PM PDT by Mrs. Don-o ("By all that you hold dear on this good earth, I bid you stand, Men of the West" - Aragorn)
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To: Mrs. Don-o
Where's the Pope? Petition www.notredamescandal.com/
21 posted on 04/08/2009 4:45:30 PM PDT by Man50D (Fair Tax, you earn it, you keep it!)
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To: ansel12
Oh! Outstanding!

Can you make me tinypic.jpg's for the other two?

22 posted on 04/08/2009 4:46:26 PM PDT by Mrs. Don-o ("By all that you hold dear on this good earth, I bid you stand, Men of the West" - Aragorn)
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To: Mrs. Don-o

Can’t do it if its a PDF.

Has to be jpg or bmp to post it.


23 posted on 04/08/2009 4:46:35 PM PDT by editor-surveyor (The beginning of the O'Bummer administration looks a lot like the end of the Nixon administration)
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To: CMoran325
“...they will declare that the President will not be able to attend due to the security threats.” I don't see this happening, although I 100% support the protests. I believe Obama’s team actually initiated all this and that Obama is delighting in making fools of real Catholics by accepting an honorary degree from Notre Dame. Obama hates real religion and is 100% pro-abortion and pro-infanticide and he's delighted with the fuss and attention.
24 posted on 04/08/2009 4:46:36 PM PDT by utahagen
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To: Mrs. Don-o; ansel12

Nice job of grabbing the gif, ansel!

Mrs. Don-o, Ansel can tell you how he/she did it...


25 posted on 04/08/2009 4:48:55 PM PDT by freedumb2003 (Communism comes to America: 1/20/2009. Keep your powder dry, folks.)
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To: Mrs. Don-o; devolve

Lol, I had saved and uploaded it but see that someone posted it already. Copy it and take to a Copy and Print shop to enlarge.

It was an Adobe pdf file but you can do a “Print screen” on any image, which puts it on your clipboard, and then go to MS-Paint and click ‘edit and paste’. Save as a jpg.


26 posted on 04/08/2009 4:49:47 PM PDT by potlatch (A burden shared gets lighter)
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To: Mrs. Don-o
'We will make this a circus'

Yeah, that will be effective. Wonder why nobody wants "Operation Rescue" around any more?

27 posted on 04/08/2009 4:51:32 PM PDT by the invisib1e hand ("...made damn sure that Pilate washed his hands and sealed his fate...")
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To: Mrs. Don-o
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28 posted on 04/08/2009 4:52:29 PM PDT by ansel12 (Romney (guns)"instruments of destruction with the sole purpose of hunting down and killing people")
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To: Mrs. Don-o

It would help to have pro-life professors give lectures on pro-life ethical philosophy and the Catholic identity and mission of Notre Dame as a Catholic university. Someone with a background in philosophy, political philosophy, law, or political science especially. They could take this to a defining moment on the topics. I hope some of the magazines like National Review, First Things, The New Oxford Review, Inside the Vatican, and The Latin Mass devote cover stories to the scandal, featuring alumni, students, and pro-life professors. Perhaps Cardinal Stafford and Bishops Dolan and Chaput could expand their statements into larger articles, also mentioning Ex Corde Ecclesiae and Fides et Ratio. It would be good to hear from the Pope himself. No need to let Obama steal the show. It would be a GREAT time for the announcement of a few excommunications thrown down - Pelosi, Kerry, the entire Kennedy family of pro-abortion suck-up liberals.

It would be great to see Prof. Charles Rice get a cover article on the topic for, say, National Review. Open up this debate and go on offense with the A team.

29 posted on 04/08/2009 4:52:59 PM PDT by HowlinglyMind-BendingAbsurdity
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To: Guenevere

No matter who makes it a full time job to protest the babykiller in chief, and what are his tactics, the media will portray that person as self-righteous attention seeker.

Randall Terry is doing exactly what needs to be done, with both feet on the ground. We need more of him.


30 posted on 04/08/2009 4:54:56 PM PDT by annalex (http://www.catecheticsonline.com/CatenaAurea.php)
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To: ansel12; Mrs. Don-o

you quicker that I am. I can resize it for the mizzus


31 posted on 04/08/2009 5:01:48 PM PDT by don-o (My son, Ben - Marine Private First Class - 1/16/09 - Parris Island, SC)
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To: Mrs. Don-o
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32 posted on 04/08/2009 5:11:18 PM PDT by don-o (My son, Ben - Marine Private First Class - 1/16/09 - Parris Island, SC)
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To: the invisib1e hand
Yeah, that will be effective. Wonder why nobody wants "Operation Rescue" around any more?

Oh, darn, apparently that makes me a nobody. OTOH, you, IH, are a spineless [expletive deleted].

33 posted on 04/08/2009 5:16:25 PM PDT by Robwin
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To: firebrand
firebrand... all due respect... Randall Terry can be a very persuasive guy and I understand where you're coming from.

But for goodness sakes, if your heart is for the unborn, follow your heart.....not this man!

God will direct your efforts toward helping those who cannot help themselves.

34 posted on 04/08/2009 5:16:59 PM PDT by Guenevere ("He is no fool who gives what he cannot keep, to gain that which he cannot lose")
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To: Guenevere

The man has faults.

But the protest isn’t really about him.

It is about making some noise and I would call that absolutely necessary.

So long as the actions are nonviolent, it is about time that the culture war kicked into high gear.

Freaks like Obama are actively for killing babies: what is more worth fighting against?


35 posted on 04/08/2009 5:18:18 PM PDT by TheFourthMagi
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To: Mrs. Don-o

Need a massive demonstration.


36 posted on 04/08/2009 5:18:19 PM PDT by TASMANIANRED (TAZ:Untamed, Unpredictable, Uninhibited.)
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To: HowlinglyMind-BendingAbsurdity
I think a week-long teach-in on

and related topics, would be creative and splendid.

It should be led (at least in a titular sense, but ideally, via real authoritative teaching --- it's the bishop's job) by Bishop D'Arcy, and supported by all the great people you mentioned, plus all 10 of the Holy Cross priests who signed the CSCC Priests' Public Statement against Honoring Obama.

I'm going to send this as a request to those 10 priests, plus D'Arcy. I reckon a snail-mail letter would reach them c/o the University of Notre Dame address, right?

Will you do the same?

37 posted on 04/08/2009 5:20:15 PM PDT by Mrs. Don-o ("By all that you hold dear on this good earth, I bid you stand, Men of the West" - Aragorn)
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To: annalex
That's not true...

The media will make MUCH of Randall Terry...

..and all those sincere, earnest, courageous Catholics will get caught up in his 'circus'....which is unfortunate.

38 posted on 04/08/2009 5:20:38 PM PDT by Guenevere ("He is no fool who gives what he cannot keep, to gain that which he cannot lose")
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To: the invisib1e hand

And what would you recommend?


39 posted on 04/08/2009 5:20:54 PM PDT by TheFourthMagi
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To: HowlinglyMind-BendingAbsurdity

I mean “CSC” — my typing goes all haywire when I’m excited.


40 posted on 04/08/2009 5:22:00 PM PDT by Mrs. Don-o ("By all that you hold dear on this good earth, I bid you stand, Men of the West" - Aragorn)
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To: Mrs. Don-o
Well, I hope someone offers a course next Fall, taking in Ex Corde Ecclesiae, Fides et Ratio, Newman's Idea of a University, and the debates about Catholic identity, orthodoxy, and the mission of the Catholic university (with respect to the culture of death). No reason to let it just end here.
41 posted on 04/08/2009 5:23:10 PM PDT by HowlinglyMind-BendingAbsurdity
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To: Guenevere

Yes, the media will malign anyone involved in this, so if someone does not wish to be badmouthed by the media, he should not be publicly pro-life or Catholic. I am, however, grateful for the courageous people like Randall Terry.


42 posted on 04/08/2009 5:23:31 PM PDT by annalex (http://www.catecheticsonline.com/CatenaAurea.php)
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To: Mrs. Don-o
"Number one is, there will be very few if any Catholic universities that commit this type of treachery in the near future," he said. "Number two is that we will so politically tar Obama with the blood of the babies that he has condemned to die, that in 2012 he will not be able to seduce the Catholic and the evangelical vote like he was able to in 2008."

BTTT

43 posted on 04/08/2009 5:23:35 PM PDT by Dr. Scarpetta
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To: TheFourthMagi
May I answer...

I would recommend he stay out of the way....

..and let the outraged citizens, Catholics, Protestants... all who value LIFE... lead this protest....

...Don't let this be about Terry!

44 posted on 04/08/2009 5:23:52 PM PDT by Guenevere ("He is no fool who gives what he cannot keep, to gain that which he cannot lose")
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To: annalex

so be it.....I’ve had my say.


45 posted on 04/08/2009 5:24:44 PM PDT by Guenevere ("He is no fool who gives what he cannot keep, to gain that which he cannot lose")
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To: TheFourthMagi
And what would you recommend?

Intelligence and reason.

46 posted on 04/08/2009 5:26:51 PM PDT by the invisib1e hand ("...made damn sure that Pilate washed his hands and sealed his fate...")
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To: Robwin
Oh, darn, apparently that makes me a nobody. OTOH, you, IH, are a spineless [expletive deleted].

I realize it takes great courage to hurl insults from behind your keyboard. You probably have spine enough for us both.

Operation Rescue definitely leans toward show business.

47 posted on 04/08/2009 5:28:42 PM PDT by the invisib1e hand ("...made damn sure that Pilate washed his hands and sealed his fate...")
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To: Mrs. Don-o
"You have the most well-known Catholic university in the Western hemisphere inviting the most powerful political proponent of child killing in the Western hemisphere.

Let's hope the public gets educated about Obama and the Born Alive Act. Because of this controversy, the public might get informed.

48 posted on 04/08/2009 5:29:34 PM PDT by Dr. Scarpetta
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To: Houghton M.; irish guard
Interested in what you'd think of this idea.

And could I address a letter to each of these priests (snail-mail) just using the general mailing address for the University of Notre Dame? Or where could I find their addresses?

Anybody?

49 posted on 04/08/2009 5:32:26 PM PDT by Mrs. Don-o ("By all that you hold dear on this good earth, I bid you stand, Men of the West" - Aragorn)
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To: Mrs. Don-o

Another article incoming.


50 posted on 04/08/2009 5:38:22 PM PDT by HowlinglyMind-BendingAbsurdity
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