As we await word on Msgr. Lynn’s case today, here is a good read on the clericalism of the laity.
“Priests pornography case reveals clericalism of the laity,” by Jamie L. Manson, National Catholic Reporter, June 1, 2011.
Excerpt – “What else can explain the fact that many members of the Roman Catholic laity continue to give the clergy a pass after committing crimes that would easily bring down political powerhouses and tycoons of industry?”
Recognizing that priests are human doesn’t have to negate earned respect. What are your thoughts?
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