Brother Mike’s Suggested Reading 9-24-12

“We have no king but Caesar:” Some thoughts on Catholic faith and public life

+Charles J. Chaput, O.F.M. Cap.
John F. Scarpa Conference on Law, Politics and Culture
Villanova University, 9.14.12

 A priest I know does a lot of spiritual direction.  Two of the men he was helping died suddenly this past year, one of a heart attack and one of a stroke.  In both cases they were relatively young men and quite successful.  In both cases they watched Fox News.  And in both cases they had gotten into the nightly habit of shouting at President Obama whenever he came on the TV.  In both cases, the wives believed – and they still believe – that politics killed their husbands.

Read the Complete story:

http://catholicphilly.com/2012/09/archbishop-chaput/homilies-speeches/%e2%80%9cwe-have-no-king-but-caesar%e2%80%9d-some-thoughts-on-catholic-faith-and-public-life/

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