I’ll never understand why Catholics vote Dim. If you are going to condone abortion, gay marriage, etc. then leave the Church. I have no problem with intellectual disagreements with the Church, I have them myself and I left.
However, if you are going to call yourself a Catholic, then you have to conform your life to the Church’s teachings, which includes not voting for pro-choice legislators - especially those legislators who call themselves Catholic and yet continue to vote against the Church’s teachings.
Exactly, and there is no lack of libby churches she could fit in just fine with.
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1 Since the first century the Church has affirmed the moral evil of every procured abortion. This teaching has not changed and remains unchangeable. Direct abortion,
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2 Formal cooperation in an abortion constitutes a grave offense. The Church attaches the canonical penalty of excommunication to this crime against human life. "A
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2 From its conception, the child has the right to life. Direct abortion, that is, abortion willed as an end or as a means, is a "criminal" practice (GS 27 § 3),
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gravely opposed to the moral law when this is done with the thought of possibly inducing an abortion, depending upon the results: a diagnosis must not be the equivalent