‘The Catholic bishops are in nobody’s political pocket’
CWN – July 04, 2012
In one of the first efforts of Catholics Voices USA—a “media-friendly and studio-ready” lay initiative that seeks to “put the Church’s case in the public square”– Melissa Moschella argues in the New York Daily News that
the Catholic Church is willing to go to the mat to defend religious freedom — in these cases, the freedom to serve the needy regardless of their religion or immigration status — independently of whether the challenges to that freedom come from the right or the left, from the Obama administration or from hard-line right-wing state governments.
Additional sources for this story: The Catholic Bishops are in nobody’s political pocket (New York Daily News) www.nydailynews.com/opinion/catholic-bishops-political-pocket-article-1.1107364?print