“Thus says the Lord God of Israel, ‘Put every man his sword on his side, and go to and fro from gate to gate throughout the camp, and slay every man his brother, and every man his companion, and every man his neighbor.’”—Exodus 32
But God shows his love for us in that while we were yet sinners Christ died for us.—Romans 5:8Man's hope of salvation can only be found in and through Jesus Christ.
What is a priest or layman to do when he takes a stand against injustice and his bishop says
“(i)t is understandable that emotions are running high” as the election nears, he wrote. “Yet these emotions do not give us license to espouse positions that do not embrace the full moral teaching of our Catholic tradition. Nor do they allow leaders in the Church to endorse or denounce a candidate because of his or her position on a given issue.”
New Mexico priest urges pro-life voting, then his archbishop gives conflicting response
If there is a seamless garment, it is worn by the innocent unborn. Among the many casualties of the culture of death one could include the environment. Poor stewardship of the environment resulting in its degradation is a sign of man's inhumanity toward himself and an idol to his desire to exploit that which he wants to lord power over and consume.
Modern man is a spoiled brat who seeks to deny his rival, the unborn, any share of the natural resources. The unborn child is, to the modern man and woman, an obstacle to freedom. That freedom is freedom from responsibility and the obligation to do what is right. So, it is no freedom at all. Unredeemed man is a cannibal who sacrifices his own offspring to his selfish desires. The demon Moloch thrills at the conquest of the innocent by bloodthirsty men.