Posts Tagged ‘Cafeteria Catholics’

We are all cafeteria Catholics; let’s enjoy the church’s feast

Thursday, July 13th, 2023
cafeteria Catholics

Often we hear some Catholics speak of other Catholics as cafeteria Catholics. This is often a subtle criticism of those who appear to pick and choose from the cafeteria food booth what they want, leaving behind the distasteful or uninviting parts of the menu. The term gives the impression of a person not serious about Read more

Who will take Pope Francis seriously on gender ideology?

Sunday, April 16th, 2023
gender ideology

It is not new for Catholics to wield the authority of pope as a weapon against their perceived ideological opponents — as long as the pope is in their corner. For decades the Catholic right referred to the positions of Popes St John Paul II and Benedict XVI; now the Catholic left points to Pope Read more