Tag Archives: Pope Benedict

The Pope should have been left in peace during his visit to Britain

There has been a lot of hoo ha over the Pope’s visit to Britain.  The Pope has been greeted by attacks from various organisations with an axe to grind.  Not all of the attackers were from secular organisations.  Of course, … Continue reading

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Orange and Green bigotry compared

In his Newsletter last Friday, Jim Fitzpatrick made an interesting comparison of the opposition by the Orange Order to a proposed visit by the Pope to Northern Ireland with Sinn Fein’s opposition to a proposed visit by the Queen. Highlighting … Continue reading

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