Newspaper article Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Pittsburgh, PA)

Bishop Zubik Should Reorder His Priorities

Newspaper article Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Pittsburgh, PA)

Bishop Zubik Should Reorder His Priorities

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The view expressed by Bishop David A. Zubik in his Sept. 15 piece ("When Two Become One," Forum) represents exactly why I have given up on the Catholic Church, despite having attended Catholic schools and having the utmost respect for the priests, nuns and teachers with whom I was associated.

Regardless of Bishop Zubik's beliefs and personal interpretation of the Bible, I only wish he would use his position of power and authority to write of the good deeds done by the Catholic Church and its membership. Or maybe use the media to rally against injustice or travesties present in our world. I would think that we live in a nearly perfect world, and nearly perfect city, if the biggest issue that the bishop of the Diocese of Pittsburgh has to be concerned with is gay marriage. Even Pope Francis seems to want to move on to more pressing issues.

If the bishop wants to continue to run campaigns "against" things, maybe he should work on prohibiting divorce, since it seems to cheapen the divinity of marriage. …

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