Conservative evangelicals believe that the crisis on Wall Street is the direct result of the moral crisis on Main Street.
Should voters weigh the sum total of a candidates beliefs against the social teaching of their church or should they focus on one issue above all others? This is the question facing Catholic voters in this country and even the choice of diplomats to the Vatican elsewhere.
From nostalgia touring we went to the Island of Iona, home of Columba and Celtic Christianity. More smashing of icons of the mind as we learned that Columba banished all the women to the Isle of Women – nearby but off “his” island. So much for inclusion in that branch of Christianity!