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Fox News columnist rips Pope
Francis, loses Catholic
News Service gig

Religion News Service, by David Gibson

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Posted By:mitzi, 12/6/2013 4:08:51 PM

Adam Shaw, an editor for the Fox News website, has been taking a lot of heat, even from some conservatives, for a rip-roaring assessment of the pope’s recent apostolic exhortation. His column is titled: “Pope Francis is the Catholic Church’s Obama – God help us,” which gives you a sense of where Shaw was coming from. But if Shaw’s Fox job is safe — hey, when Rush Limbaugh is blasting the pontiff anyone else looks tame — his other gig, as a film and video game reviewer for Catholic News Service, is over as of yesterday.

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Reply 1 - Posted by: StormCnter, 12/6/2013 4:12:04 PM     (No. 9643406)

I just wish everyone would just leave the Pope alone, at least until he´s had time to fit into the job, make a few mistakes, inspire, advise, predict and to adjust.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Scrubber, 12/6/2013 4:27:03 PM     (No. 9643423)

People don´t seem to realize that the Pope is humanly fallible in everything other than dogma. His opinions on capitalism, income inequality, or the suitability of Spam as a viable human food is just an opinion. It really holds little weight.


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Reply 3 - Posted by: redbadge, 12/6/2013 4:44:16 PM     (No. 9643452)

All his other 18 archived articles are about games - that´s right, he usually reviews Angry Bird and Playstations. lol.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: Wakeupcall, 12/6/2013 4:47:11 PM     (No. 9643457)

The article is very truthful.

Catholic religion leadership has always been in favor of communism.

CNS needs to rethink their opinion, hopefully they will read the passages where righteousness has nothing in communion with unrighteousness.

2 Corinthians 6:14
Be ye not unequally yoked together with unbelievers: for what fellowship hath righteousness with unrighteousness? and what communion hath light with darkness?

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Reply 5 - Posted by: doctorfixit, 12/6/2013 5:44:53 PM     (No. 9643526)

Fortunately not many Catholics pay any attention to the Pope. Higher taxes for more government will free up $billions in Church assets.

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Reply 6 - Posted by: lawabidingcitizen, 12/6/2013 6:21:23 PM     (No. 9643556)

His predecessor was forced out so this socialist could be installed to pave the way for world socialism. The Jesuits have created a lot of havoc especially in South America where they were largely responsible for the dreadful poverty of the people.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: P51DMustang, 12/6/2013 6:39:55 PM     (No. 9643573)

Thank you #2. Hit the nail on the head. I am confident the Pope spends much time in prayer regarding the human opinion. But he still makes mistakes; people make to much of his human opinions.

But as you pointed out, Dogma is a whole different story, he is infallible. Even the infallible dogma is agonizingly painful and done with much prayer.

Pray for him.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: tisHimself, 12/7/2013 1:01:59     (No. 9643847)

"If indeed “the just ordering of society and of the state is a central responsibility of politics,” the Church “cannot and must not remain on the sidelines in the fight for justice.” All Christians, their pastors included, are called to show concern for the building of a better world (183)."

That´s Marxist?

"One cause of [the inhumanity in modern culture] is found in our relationship with money, since we calmly accept its dominion over ourselves and our societies. The current financial crisis can make us overlook the fact that it originated in a profound human crisis: the denial of the primacy of the human person! We have created new idols. The worship of the ancient golden calf (cf. Ex 32:1-35) has returned in a new and ruthless guise in the idolatry of money and the dictatorship of an impersonal economy lacking a truly human purpose. The worldwide crisis affecting finance and the economy lays bare their imbalances and, above all, their lack of real concern for human beings; man is reduced to one of his needs alone: consumption (55)."

Can only Marxists read that an reflect?

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