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Catholic Group Blasts Pelosi For Invoking St. Joseph on Pro-Abortion Health Care Bill ^ | 03/20/2010 | Staff

Posted on 03/20/2010 7:23:46 AM PDT by Patriot1259

"I've seen much hypocrisy from Catholic elected officials during this process, but Nancy Pelosi's invoking of St. Joseph, the patron of families, to assist in the passage of the health care bill is utter sacrilege," said Dr. Kevin Roberts, executive director of Catholic Families for America.

"Does the speaker not know that St. Joseph is the patron of families? How far does her apostasy go?" questioned Dr. Kevin Roberts, executive director of the group.

Roberts mentioned that so many Catholic groups had been praying a Novena to St. Joseph, which is a nine-day prayer for his intercession on behalf of families, healthy marriages, and children. "How sick does Pelosi have to be to associate St. Joseph with such a pro-abortion, anti-family bill?" Roberts asked....

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TOPICS: Government; Health/Medicine; Politics; Religion
KEYWORDS: catholics; healthcare; pelosi; stjoseph

1 posted on 03/20/2010 7:23:46 AM PDT by Patriot1259
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To: Patriot1259
Disgusting! St. Joseph is Patron of the Unborn
2 posted on 03/20/2010 7:30:19 AM PDT by syriacus (Obama says we shouldn't infer that a HUMONGOUS gov't health bill will lead to any gov't takeover.)
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To: syriacus

God will not be mocked.

3 posted on 03/20/2010 7:31:50 AM PDT by stars & stripes forever ( Life, Liberty, and the Pursuit of Happiness)
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To: Patriot1259

She is a minion of satan, what do you expect?

4 posted on 03/20/2010 7:33:51 AM PDT by RC one (WHAT!!!!)
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To: stars & stripes forever

I pray that you are right.

5 posted on 03/20/2010 7:34:08 AM PDT by 2001convSVT ("Only Property Owners that pay taxes should have the right to Vote")
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To: Patriot1259

Same reaction I had, but MUCH better said.

6 posted on 03/20/2010 7:37:08 AM PDT by cake_crumb (RR on ObieCare:
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To: Patriot1259

Under Obamacare Joseph would have been encouraged to take Mary to the nearest government run health center for a taxayer funded abortion.

7 posted on 03/20/2010 7:56:43 AM PDT by Upstate NY Guy (Gen 15:16 The iniquity of the Amorite is not yet complete.)
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To: Upstate NY Guy

She really had some nerve. How interesting too that when Catholics or other religious conservatives have anything to say about abortion or other social issues they are told to shut up and keep their religion out of policy.

8 posted on 03/20/2010 8:00:36 AM PDT by TNCMAXQ
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To: RC one

Couldn’t have said it better myself.

9 posted on 03/20/2010 8:05:46 AM PDT by culpeper (He has erected a multitude of New Offices, and sent hither swarms of Officers to harrass our people,)
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To: Patriot1259
Pelosi is flunking Catechism for Adults 101!

Joseph, Mary and Jesus: A Model Family

Season of Announcement - Revelation to Joseph
In hard times, don't forget about the humble carpenter Joseph
Saint Joseph: Complete submission to the will of God (Pope Benedict XVI) (Catholic/Orthodox Caucus)
St. Joseph as Head of the Holy Family (Catholic/Orthodox Caucus)
St. Joseph, Patron of a Peaceful Death [Catholic Caucus]

Octave: St. Joseph, A 'Man’s Man', Calling Men to Jesus
St. Teresa de Avila's Devotion to St. Joseph (Catholic Caucus)
Catholic Men's National Day of Prayer, MARCH 15, 2008, The Solemnity of St. Joseph (Catholic Caucus)
The Role and Responsibility of Fatherhood - St. Joseph as Model
St. Joseph - Foster Father of Jesus

Nothing Will Be Denied Him (St. Joseph)
The Heart of a Father [St. Joseph]
Quemadmodum Deus - Decree Under Blessed Pius IX, Making St. Joseph Patron of the Church
Father & Child (An Evangelical Minister preaches on St. Joseph)
March 19 - Feast of St. Joseph - Husband of Mary - Intercessor of civil leaders

St. Joseph's Spirit of Silence
St. Joseph's Humility (By St. Francis de Sales)
St. Joseph [Husband of the Blessed Virgin Mary], Solemnity, March 19
The Heart of St. Joseph

The Importance of Devotion to St. Joseph
St. Francis de Sales on St. Joseph (Some Excerpts for St. Joseph's Day 2004)
St. Joseph: REDEMPTORIS CUSTOS (Guardian Of The Redeemer)
(Saint) Joseph the Patriarch: A Reflection on the Solemnity of St. Joseph
How I Rediscovered a "Neglected" Saint: Work of Art Inspires Young Man to Rediscover St. Joseph

10 posted on 03/20/2010 3:05:12 PM PDT by Salvation ("With God all things are possible." Matthew 19:26)
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