Following David Cameron’s speech on terrorism at the United Nations recently, where he spoke at length on the war on terrorism world-wide and what all countries needed to do, He stated that non-violent extremist were as bad as the violent terrorists we see on our screens every day of the […]
Tag: The Pope
Anarchy Is The Only Way
I am 67 years and three months old and I have only just started to learn. The first 65 years of my life was spent in solid acceptance of everything the Church and State threw at me. I was ideal fodder for their evil ways, I was like 99% of […]
This is going to be a short one today. I am mindful of all my old school friends around the globe who are now hanging on to every word I write and because I do not know how far they have been religiously persuaded over these last 50 years and […]
Prancing, Preening Popery.
I started this blogging vehicle on 24 November 2009 and since then I have written 59 blogs almost on a daily basis with the exception of an alcohol refuelling stop over the Christmas. Blog writing is a little like walking across the Sahara Desert. You set off nice and fresh […]
The Slippery Church.
Even now after all the revelations, after all the promises, after all the pleas of best practice the church is proving to be a slippery customer if you expect cooperation on matters priestly and sexual. The hierarchy in the form of the majority of bishops do not agree with all […]
Much Too Late and Not Soon Enough
I think it remarkable how Dr. Willie or Won’t He Walsh, Bishop of Killaloe has gone public about his innermost thoughts and reflections and praised the 50% of the Church’s congregation who have been wilfully ignored for the last 1500 years. Willie who is within a hair’s breadth of retirement […]