Friday, March 2, 2007
The Anti-Catholic Military

I was reading Dymphna's Well this morning, and I came upon this article that I found worthy to share:

Father Henry Heffernan has been reinstated as a Catholic chaplain for the National Institutes of Health (NIH) after being removed for refusing to accept the NIH's call for a "generic chaplaincy", in which chaplains of various faith backgrounds would hold services for different denominations.

Heffernan was subject to openly anti-Catholic jokes after the priest insisted that only Catholic clergy can administer Catholic sacraments. NIH supervisors bragged about their determination to oust the priest.

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1 comment(s):

del_button March 3, 2007 at 7:42 AM
Staying in Balance said...

Thanks for the mention! :)

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