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Amazing Story! Love
Conquers Liberalism

Rushlimbaugh.com, by Rush Limbaugh

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Posted By:Desert Fox, 1/15/2014 5:45:52 PM

RUSH: Laura in southern Illinois. It´s great to have you on the program. Hi. CALLER: Hi. I was just calling to give some hope to conservatives. I was raised a union Democrat Catholic, and I am now an evangelical Christian conservative. RUSH: Well, that´s quite a transformation. How did that happen? CALLER: Well, I married a conservative who is from your school, and I was a debater, so we had a lot of fun debating, and I lost a lot, and as I did more and more research, I just -- RUSH: Now, wait, wait, wait, wait, wait a minute, now. Wait, wait, wait,


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Reply 1 - Posted by: Susannah, 1/15/2014 5:56:09 PM     (No. 9693515)

It sounds as if she changed her religion as well as her politics. She went from being a Roman Catholic to being an evangelical Christian? Does that mean Roman Catholics can´t be conservative? I beg to differ; I know many politically conservative Roman Catholics.

Furthermore, I´m not a Roman Catholic, but if I were, I´d resent the implication that there are Roman Catholics as opposed to Christians. It reminds me of the woman at the Iowa Caucus in 2008 who said she couldn´t vote for Romney or Giuliani because she was a Christian.

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Reply 2 - Posted by: Scottyboy, 1/15/2014 6:06:38 PM     (No. 9693526)

I heard the call. Her husband convinced her to look around and start thinking for herself, then she grew up.
Pretty simple really.

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Reply 3 - Posted by: dcomd, 1/15/2014 6:19:55 PM     (No. 9693542)

I grew up in R.I. a Roman Catholic and knew very FEW politically conservative Catholics.

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Reply 4 - Posted by: 4Justice, 1/15/2014 7:02:59 PM     (No. 9693595)

#1, I think you are reading too much into it. I do think a majority of Catholics vote Democrat and big government, but that doesn´t mean they are completely to the left. Also, labels like "conservative" and "liberal" are misleading. Most of today´s conservatives are in most ways true liberals in the classic sense of the word. They are not libertines however. And most of today´s so-called "liberals" are not liberal at all, but rather are leftist and quite a few are libertines. This is why I refuse to use the word "liberal" to describe those people. The labels do not mean what they should and to use the word "liberal" for leftists is to help the leftists to mislead the public and further their agenda. Also, one more thing people don´t realize...the label "conservative" is also misleading because the left has used it to brow-beat their followers into thinking we are the same as the old Southern Dixiecrat "conservatives" (rather than conservative in fiscal responsibility and in preserving the Constitution and everything the Founding Fathers fought for-- which were incidentally radical ideas!!).

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Reply 5 - Posted by: Rockdoc, 1/15/2014 7:18:46 PM     (No. 9693609)

She obviously knew very little about Catholicism...far more conservative than any Protestant sect:opposed to abortion, birth control , divorce, homosexual sex for 2000 years

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Reply 6 - Posted by: dixonnh, 1/15/2014 8:14:55 PM     (No. 9693680)

#5 I had hoped the Catholics would turn the vote away from Obama but, they did not. I know several Catholic women who are for women´s rights and when quizzed as to which rights have been taken away....it comes down to their belief in abortion. I have asked, "Isn´t the Catholic Church very much against abortion?" This was the only answer I could ever get to my question, "the priest says you are not to judge." That was the end of that conversation. These families voted for Obama.

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Reply 7 - Posted by: fayebeck, 1/15/2014 10:12:24 PM     (No. 9693808)

Glad the wife is conservative for sure BUT the words that caught my eye was the reason for her National Guard service. Pay for nursing school. I thought PATRIOTISM was the reason for military service. Bet if and when she´s sent to some hell hole to serve in a some liberal no-win war she cry big tears about it. Why should I pay for her schooling? I admit that I am tiring of the moral high ground that many military people claim.

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Reply 8 - Posted by: Libertygal, 1/16/2014 4:55:19 PM     (No. 9694793)

I agree with you, #7. This has been stuck in my craw ever since the whiners started whining during GWB when we went to Iraq. They cried they didn´t join the military to go to war, but to go to school. They refused to go to war, that wasn´t why they joined the military.

Sadly, even moreso since GWB, the military is seen as nothing more by many as a free lunch ticket to a college education with absolutely no intent to pay it forward. It has been a huge problem for me.

Other than that, I agree with the other points made by others about Catholicism and abortion. Some of the biggest pushers in Federal government for abortion are Catholics. This too has always been an issue. Sure, we do not judge.

We do not judge if someone else is going to heaven or hell, but Jesus said we sure do judge those by their morals and the company we keep. We have every right to do that, and Jesus encouraged it. To judge every man by his works. Kind of like you are what you eat. Lie down with dogs, get up with fleas, etc.

Dems always try to twist things to suit their agenda, and religion is not sacred from their manipulations.

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