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To: markomalley

You wrote:

“It is only through the most tortured reading of Rerum Novarum where one asserts that Leo XIII makes a claim for Nanny-Statism.”

Thank goodness I never did that!


40 posted on 10/22/2010 6:26:19 PM PDT by vladimir998 (Part of the Vast Catholic Conspiracy (hat tip to Kells))
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To: vladimir998

This article is bunk.


41 posted on 10/22/2010 7:27:55 PM PDT by flaglady47 (When the gov't fears the people, liberty; When the people fear the gov't, tyranny.)
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To: vladimir998
Thank goodness I never did that!

Maybe you don't think that is what you said, but you really did, intnetioanlly or not. There are at least of on this list that read it exactly that way.

Maybe you want to take about half a step back and a deep breath and re-read it very carefully.

51 posted on 10/23/2010 7:26:49 PM PDT by verga (I am not an apologist, I just play one on Television)
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