THE DOWNLOAD: BISHOP ROBERT BARRON ON ‘PELVIC ISSUES’ – HE WOULDN’T REVERSE GAY “MARRIAGE”
FEBRUARY 2, 2017—BISHOP ROBERT BARRON ON ‘PELVIC ISSUES’
The California bishop says he wouldn’t reverse gay “marriage.”
February 2, 2017
The California bishop says he wouldn’t reverse gay “marriage.”
BISHOP ROBERT BARRON DOES NOT WANT TO REVERSE GAY ‘MARRIAGE’
by Rodney Pelletier • ChurchMilitant.com • February 1, 2017
Uses St. Thomas Aquinas to justify keeping sodomite marriage the law of the land
LOS ANGELES (ChurchMilitant.com) – In a new interview, Bp. Robert Barron of Los Angeles signals to Catholics he would not “legislate” against so-called gay marriage because doing so would cause “problems and dissension and difficulty.”
The interview, with self-described “married homosexual” Dave Rubin at his home in Los Angeles, was released on YouTube on January 30. In the latter half of the interview, which turns to sexual morality, Rubin asked him what one does when “your religious belief and secular society don’t match up,” using abortion, gay “marriage” and pornography as talking points.
Rubin asked if Barron believes Obergefell v. Hodges — the Supreme Court ruling legalizing so-called same-sex marriage in the United States — was a “wrong decision.”
“I do,” Barron answered, “but I don’t think I would want to press it much further. I think where we are right now in the states — I’ll apply the Aquinas principal — I think it would probably cause much more problems and dissension and difficulty if we kept pressing it.”
Rubin asked, “Do you not see gay marriage as one of the ones you said was so pressing earlier when you said abortion was one that was so pressing that it could shift, alter the course of a country … do you not see gay marriage at that level of severity?”Barron replied, “No, I do think it has a negative impact on the wider society. I do think it is, in a certain way, a compromising or an undermining of an institution that’s key to the health of a society.”Earlier in the interview, Barron had spoken about his vocation, the existence of God, faith and abortion. Rubin had asked Barron if he thinks abortion should be illegal.
“If we start disrespecting human life in that fundamental way, the very moral foundation of society [will] collapse and that will manifest itself in all sorts of ways,” Barron answered. “So I think we’ve recognized that, quite properly as so fundamental, that we have to legislate against it where it’s wise for the society for that to be proscribed legally.”
He declared the right to life to be the most fundamental human right, reasoning that an attack on innocent human life is “the most outrageous moral problem.” He went on to say that since the right to life is so fundamental to the “right ordering of society,” then laws must be made to guard it.
Channeling St. Thomas Aquinas, he noted, however, that a law could “cause a problem so enormous on the other side [that] prudence dictates you shouldn’t legislate against it.” According to Aquinas, not all immoral things should be forbidden or punished by civil law.
Returning to the gay “marriage” issue, Rubin remarked, “I sense that your heart and your spiritual sense of self maybe aren’t quite matched up. Because I don’t sense judgment from you, and I don’t sense that you’d try to legislate to reverse the decision, but I also sense that you can’t fully say to me ‘it’s ok.'”
Barron agreed. “That’s probably right. I wouldn’t want to just fully say ‘that’s great, off you go.’ At the same time, I wouldn’t want to get on a crusader’s tank and try to reverse that.”
He further explained, “And I certainly don’t want gay people to have the impression the Church is in some special warfare against them; it’s not. The Church is, at its best, reaching out in love and reaching out with the offer of divine life. That’s what matters.”
He noted that the Church teaches that sexuality has “a structure, an intelligibility built into it by God,” adding that it’s for “intimacy and procreation.” He said that even married people “fall short of that.”
He noted that the Church’s moral teaching on sexuality is “the high bar,” and the Church offers “the lavish mercy of God” for those who fall short of it.
“If the only thing a gay person hears from the Church is ‘you’re intrinsically disordered,’ we’ve got a very serious problem on our hands,” Barron said. “That’s what the message has become.”
“The first thing a gay person should hear is: ‘You’re a beloved child of God.'” he continued. “If that’s the way our message has been coming out, we were disordered. We got a problem there in the way that message was being conveyed.”
Rubin then asked “how much room should there be for the Church or the temple or the mosque or whatever else to influence policy?”
“The Church should propose, not impose Her teaching in the public space,” Barron responded, “and not aggressively so, not using the arm of the state, but arguing, making the case publicly.”
After backlash, Barron responded on his Facebook account clarifying that he does not support same-sex marriage, while directing criticism towards his critics.
“My aim in the Rubin Report interview was to show its secular viewers that there is a lot more to Christianity than the ‘pelvic issues,'” Barron shot back. Click this site: https://www.wordonfire.org/resources/article/dave-rubin-the-pelvic-issues-and-larry-david/5384/
In a follow-up article published February 1, Barron commented, “And judging from the thousands of comments on the videos, my instinct has proved to be more or less accurate. As I have argued before, this preoccupation with ‘the pelvic issues’ has served to undermine the work of evangelization.”
BISHOP ROBERT BARRON’S SPIRITUAL POISON
A clear and present danger to souls
[CDF – homosexuals – clear & emphatic opposition]
Los Angeles auxiliary bishop Robert Barron continues to advance a type of Catholicism that undermines the glories of the teachings while at the same time promoting a “half-gospel.” He is, in fact, the poster-child cleric for this watered-down, self-serving gospel-lite.
His adoring fans are all too willing to overlook his repeated careless and confused preaching that leave such doubt in people’s minds as to what he is saying that a stream of “clarifications” almost always follows whenever he approaches “hot-button issues” — those which the Church refers to as essential teachings and the gospel calls “hard sayings.”
These hard sayings are, in fact, where the rubber of Catholic theology hits the road of the world. Get these wrong, and nothing else matters — including a fawning DVD series expounding the beauty of Catholic architecture throughout the world.
The danger of Bp. Barron’s words lies directly in his dressing up of watered-down catechesis in flowery words and psuedo-intellectual phrases and passing references to some saint or Doctor of the Church as support for his weak or ill-informed catechesis. To the poorly catechized Catholic (which is the overwhelming majority of Catholics today) his gentle prattling coupled with his collar — and now bishop’s chain — lend an air of authority to what he says. This is spiritual abuse.
A stellar example is his false claim that “we have a reasonable hope that all men are saved,” a notion he repeats from a Swiss theologian, Hans Urs von Balthasar of the 20th century. Von Balthasar had been ordained a Jesuit, but later left the order after beginning work with a Protestant woman claiming to be a mystic. So convoluted is his thought on this that well-known Dr. Ralph Martin, who teaches at Sacred Heart Major Seminary in Detroit, Michigan, had to write an entire book dismantling von Balthasar’s spurious opinions.
Moving to the latest example, Bp. Barron recently gave a television interview to David Rubin of the Rubin Report. In that interview, he once again pursued the strategy of “offend no one” — unless you count Catholic sensibilities, which always run the risk of being offended when Bp. Barron is smugly pontificating.
A line of discussion arose regarding the Church’s teaching on homosexuality and same-sex marriage. It was here that Barron demonstrated his true colors of always ducking his responsibility to defend and promote Catholic truth in favor of pretending to remain above the fray in a condescending, half-baked, intellectual approach.
When asked about “marriage” between members of the same sex, he gave a tidy answer, saying it wasn’t the way things should be, and not the way God intended human relationships to be arranged and so forth. Never once did he even begin to broach the evil of the situation.
And then — shockingly even for Bp. Barron — he admitted that he wouldn’t oppose gay marriage right now through legislation, but thought it best to oppose through personal witness and education. Of course, he never really gave any details as to what “personal witness” means, nor how he would “educate” those who needed educating.
He said his approach was somewhat grounded in a principle of St. Thomas Aquinas whereby we must tolerate some evils if opposing them would bring about even worse evils. That’s all well and good, but one asks the question: What evils would be brought about worse than a nation warmly embracing sodomy and raising it to the level of civil marriage?
If a person drew an analogy between the current same-sex marriage climate and slavery, for example, would Bp. Barron say the same thing? Would he have said of the institutionalized evil of slavery enshrined in law that he would not oppose it through legislation because it would bring about worse evils? After all, the nation was torn apart and hundreds of thousands of Americans died in a bloody civil war. Does Bp. Barron think it would have been better to have simply allowed slavery to continue through the law than to go through all that suffering?
Not only that, the bishop’s sentiments directly contradict the directives of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith, which declared in 2003, “In those situations where homosexual unions have been legally recognized or have been given the legal status and rights belonging to marriage, clear and emphatic opposition is a duty.” This refers specifically to the legal and political sphere.
Bishop Barron lives in a theological cocoon where he doesn’t seem to have any idea how his theo-ramblings have real-world impact. He is lifted high above practically every other prelate in the United States as the model of evangelization, yet, there sat in front of him a self-admitted “out and proud” gay married man, who after speaking with Barron for 30 minutes was completely unmoved by Barron’s thoughts.
In fact, at one point, Rubin even seemed a little confused by the bishop’s point — as was the audience, which is to say, evangelization should be clear. It should not be the source of confusion, as it demonstrably was in this case. It was so confusing and invited so much backlash that Bp. Barron had to offer almost immediately a Facebook clarification, and then write an additional article to muddy the waters even further and make his point even more obscure.
Despite the current climate in the Church of wanting to accommodate everything (except orthodoxy, apparently), catechesis and evangelization have one goal each: the salvation of souls. So too does ecumenism and every other action of the Church and Her ministers.
Salvation is not complicated. Listeners should be very clear on what the Church teaches and respond whichever way they will — accept and repent, or reject and be damned. But they should not be unmoved when the Gospel is presented to them. A reaction of indifference means the evangelizer completely failed.
And even worse, when people walk away not convicted with the truth because it was deliberately presented in such a way as to achieve a non-spiritual end (like being friendly and inoffensive), then that “evangelization” is poison.
Bishop Barron needs to consider the great harm he is doing with his “I’m educated and sophisticated” approach to the world. It is poisoning people’s minds and souls by depriving them of the full glory of the Church. One day, he will be called to give an account as a successor of the Apostles for those he has deprived of the complete truth.
At that point, he’d better pray earnestly that his “we have a reasonable hope that all men are saved” theology is actually true. Judging by the words of fellow bishop St. John Chrysostom, it’s not likely:
I do not think there are many among bishops that will be saved, but many more that perish … . The loss of one soul carries with it a penalty which no language can represent. For if the salvation of that soul was of such value that the Son of God became Man and suffered so much, think how sore a punishment must its loss it bring! And if in this present life he who is cause of another’s destruction is worthy of death, how much more in the next world! Do not tell me that the priest is at fault, or the deacon. The guilt of all these comes perforce upon the head of those who ordained them.
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ORGANIZED CRIME IN PENNSYLVANIA DIOCESE: Federal authorities seeking racketeering charges over actions of two former bishops http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/2016/04/04/organized-crime-in-pennsylvania-diocese-federal-authorities-seeking-racketeering-charges-over-actions-of-two-former-bishops/
SUPERIOR OF LAY APOSTOLATE DECLARES FOUNDER GUILTY OF SEX ABUSE: The community of Sodalitium Christianae Vitae has systemic problems http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/2016/04/06/superior-of-lay-apostolate-declares-founder-guilty-of-sex-abuse-the-community-of-sodalitium-christianae-vitae-has-systemic-problems/
Cardinal Theodore Adrien Sarr: Africans will not accept Western push for gay ‘marriage’ http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/2016/04/06/cardinal-theodore-adrien-sarr-africans-will-not-accept-western-push-for-gay-marriage/
PENNSYLVANIA REFORMING SEX ABUSE LAW AMID HOMOSEXUAL ABUSE CRISIS: Legislators seek abolition of statute of limitations http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/2016/04/06/pennsylvania-reforming-sex-abuse-law-amid-homosexual-abuse-crisis-legislators-seek-abolition-of-statute-of-limitations/
COLOMBIANS MARCH AGAINST GENDER IDEOLOGY FOLLOWING POPE FRANCIS’ COMMENTS http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/2016/08/14/colombians-march-against-gender-ideology-following-pope-francis-comments/
HEAD OF US BISHOPS’ NEWS AGENCY PROMOTES LGBT ‘RIGHTS’ http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/2016/04/12/head-of-us-bishops-news-agency-promotes-lgbt-rights/
HEAD OF BISHOPS’ NEWS OUTFIT RESIGNS AMID CONTROVERSY: Bishops ask Tony Spence to step down after reports of pro-gay activism http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/2016/04/14/head-of-bishops-news-outfit-resigns-amid-controversy-bishops-ask-tony-spence-to-step-down-after-reports-of-pro-gay-activism/
VATICAN BANS ARCHBISHOP JULIUSZ PAETZ FROM POLAND’S CELEBRATIONS http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/2016/04/14/vatican-bans-archbishop-juliusz-paetz-from-polands-celebrations/
Michael Voris’s Stunning & Admirable Broken-Hearted Confession http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/2016/04/22/michael-voriss-stunning-admirable-broken-hearted-confession/
MASCULINITY AND CATHOLICISM: True masculinity involves courage, sacrifice and love of God http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/2016/04/23/masculinity-and-catholicism-true-masculinity-involves-courage-sacrifice-and-love-of-god/
THE VORTEX: LIMITING GOD – We must not seek to limit God http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/2016/04/21/the-vortex-limiting-god-we-must-not-seek-to-limit-god/
THREE FRIARS TO STAND TRIAL FOR PROTECTING HOMOSEXUAL ABUSIVE BROTHER http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/2016/04/29/three-friars-to-stand-trial-for-protecting-homosexual-abusive-brother/
SETTLEMENT REACHED IN PA HOMOSEXUAL BROTHER ABUSE CASE http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/2016/09/14/settlement-reached-in-pa-homosexual-brother-abuse-case/
THIRD CLERIC CONVICTED IN GAY PRIEST NETWORK IN BRINDISI, ITALY http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/2016/06/19/third-cleric-convicted-in-gay-priest-network-in-brindisi-italy/
Can You Be Gay and Christian? http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/2016/06/29/can-you-be-gay-and-christian/
EX-GAY CHRISTOPHER SALE RESCUED BY THE POWER OF THE CROSS http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/2016/08/03/ex-gay-christopher-sale-rescued-by-the-power-of-the-cross/
THE DOWNLOAD: NOT BORN THAT WAY – Interview with Christopher Sale http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/2016/08/03/the-download-not-born-that-way-interview-with-christopher-sale/
DARTMOUTH COURSE: ORLANDO MASSACRE RESULT OF ‘MASCULINITY, CONSERVATISM’ http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/2016/08/03/dartmouth-course-orlando-massacre-result-of-masculinity-conservatism/
STOCKTON DIOCESE VICAR GENERAL CAUGHT IN SEXTING SCANDAL http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/2016/08/15/stockton-diocese-vicar-general-caught-in-sexting-scandal/
STUDY: NO ONE IS BORN GAY http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/2016/08/28/study-no-one-is-born-gay/
THE VORTEX: WHAT GIVES? – Playing pattycake with homo-Catholics http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/2016/09/19/the-vortex-what-gives-playing-pattycake-with-homo-catholics/
CONNECTICUT DIOCESE FIGHTS TO KEEP SEX ABUSE FILES SECRET http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/2016/09/22/connecticut-diocese-fights-to-keep-sex-abuse-files-secret/
History of the False Ideas Leading to Same-Sex “Marriage” http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/2016/11/03/history-of-the-false-ideas-leading-to-same-sex-marriage/
Why America Has It Wrong About Homosexuality http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/2016/11/03/why-america-has-it-wrong-about-homosexuality/
CM EXCLUSIVE: FR. DARIUSZ OKO ON THE HOMOHERESY – About the plague of homosexual clergy in the Church http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/2017/01/18/cm-exclusive-fr-dariusz-oko-on-the-homoheresy-about-the-plague-of-homosexual-clergy-in-the-church/
Homosexuality, the Grave Evil Presented as Good with Q & A, Part 1 & 2
Homosexuals and Freemasons inside the Church
“The Rite of Sodomy” Homosexuality in the Roman Catholic Church
Mic’d Up “Pink Money and the Homosexual Mafia”
Michael Voris gives a series of short talks, answering questions coming in response to his talk on homosexuality in Nigeria.
In this talk from Nigeria, Michael Voris speaks about the grave evil presented as good – homosexuality. Catechism of Catholic Church teaches that, “Homosexuality refers to relations between men or between women who experience an exclusive or predominant sexual attraction toward persons of the same sex. It has taken great variety of forms through the centuries and in different cultures. Its psychological genesis remains largely unexplained. Basing itself on Sacred Scripture, which presents homosexual acts as acts of grave depravity (cf. Gen 19:1-29; Rom 1:24-27; 1 Cor 6:10; 1 Tim 1:10), tradition has always declared that ‘homosexual acts are intrinsically disordered” (CDF, Persona humana 8). They are contrary to the natural law. They close the sexual act to the gift of life. They do not proceed from a genuine affective and sexual complementarity. Under no circumstances can they be approved” (CCC: 2357).
The Cost of Abortion & Contraception Deception click below:
RESEARCHERS CRITICIZE STUDY CLAIMING WOMEN BENEFIT ECONOMICALLY FROM ABORTION http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/2016/07/22/researchers-criticize-study-claiming-women-benefit-economically-from-abortion/
Pope Francis Defends Life From Conception to Natural Death During Angelus – February 7,2016 http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/2016/02/07/pope-francis-defends-life-from-conception-to-natural-death-during-angelus-february-72016/
Do Men Have a Duty to Have More than 2.1 Children? http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/2016/01/26/do-men-have-a-duty-to-have-more-than-2-1-children/
Fighting Poverty by Eliminating Children http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/2016/02/10/fighting-poverty-by-eliminating-children/
He performed 1,200 abortions: In new videos, he wants you to see what abortion really looks like http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/2016/02/24/he-performed-1200-abortions-in-new-videos-he-wants-you-to-see-what-abortion-really-looks-like/
Still think abortion is medically necessary? This abortionist begs to differ (video)
‘I freaked out’: clinic worker describes first time watching abortionist remove baby’s arms, legs http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/2016/03/03/i-freaked-out-clinic-worker-describes-first-time-watching-abortionist-remove-babys-arms-legs/
US Congress Subpoenas StemExpress, Which Buys Fully Intact Aborted Babies From Planned Parenthood http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/2016/03/30/us-congress-subpoenas-stemexpress-which-buys-fully-intact-aborted-babies-from-planned-parenthood/
Breastfeeding: A social justice issue http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/2016/03/30/breastfeeding-a-social-justice-issue/
MRI Shows Breastfed Babies’ Brains Develop Better/Faster than Formula or Mixed-Fed Infants http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/2016/03/18/mri-shows-breastfed-babies-brains-develop-betterfaster-than-formula-or-mixed-fed-infants/
US Presidential Candidate Ted Cruz backs personhood in powerful new video: “Defend the right to life of born and unborn”
Is Health Care a Pro Life Issue? http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/2016/02/14/is-health-care-a-pro-life-issue/
‘I made a huge mistake’ – Why one radical feminist changed her mind on abortion http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/2016/01/06/i-made-a-huge-mistake-why-one-radical-feminist-changed-her-mind-on-abortion/
THE VORTEX: TIME BOMBS IN THE MARCH FOR LIFE – The March for Life has been hijacked by the Church of Nice http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/2016/01/21/the-vortex-time-bombs-in-the-march-for-life-the-march-for-life-has-been-hijacked-by-the-church-of-nice/
MIC’D UP—PLANNED PARENTHOOD’S STRATEGY
12th Video Catches Planned Parenthood Aborting Intact Late-Term Babies to Sell as Parts http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/2016/03/03/12th-video-catches-planned-parenthood-aborting-intact-late-term-babies-to-sell-as-parts/
Abby Johnson confessions of a former Planned Parenthood Director: Contraception access increases abortions. And here’s the proof http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/2016/03/08/abby-johnson-confessions-of-a-former-planned-parenthood-director-contraception-access-increases-abortions-and-heres-the-proof/
Former abortionist: Abortion is never necessary to save a woman’s life http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/2016/03/21/former-abortionist-abortion-is-never-necessary-to-save-a-womans-life/
Related Articles/ Videos on Euthanasia click below:
Michael Voris talks an in-depth discussion of the true, financial cost of abortion and its effects to the United States. Catechism of the Catholic Church teaches that, “The inalienable rights of the person must be recognized and respected by civil society and the political authority. These human rights depend neither on single individuals nor on parents; nor do they represent a concession made by society and the state; they belong to human nature and are inherent in the person by virtue of the creative act from which the person took his origin. Among such fundamental rights one should mention in this regard every human being’s right to life and physical integrity from the moment of conception until death” (CDF, Donum vitae III; CCC: 2273).
Contraception & the New Dark Age, Part 1-4: Where we are & How we got here by Dr. Martin Brenner click below:
Is Contraception a Legitimate Response to the Zika Virus? http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/2016/03/04/is-contraception-a-legitimate-response-to-the-zika-virus/
Contraception gave us divorce and gay ‘marriage’ and will destroy us: here’s how http://www.pagadiandiocese.org/2016/03/06/contraception-gave-us-divorce-and-gay-marriage-and-will-destroy-us-heres-how/
CIA: The Rockefeller Foundation – Actively Undermining the Catholic Church click below:
We are used to thinking of the Rockefellers as simply a byword for wealth, power and financial success. Perhaps we might think of them as determined businessmen or see them as great philanthropists. But the truth is far different; the Rockefeller Foundation is actively undermining the Catholic Church, and in the process, attempting to erase man’s natural orientation to the eternal.
Global Warming Unmasked click below:
Are the environmental movements and groups simply devoted to laudable, correct stewardship of God’s creation, or do they have a more sinister, hidden agenda? Is “global warming” being used as an excuse for something far darker? Is the final goal of the liberal elites behind the push of junk science population control, eugenics and Gaia worship?
Mic’d Up “Is Contraception Killing the Church?” click below:
This week on Mic’d Up we’ll be tackling the terrible scourge of Contraception on the Church. Michael Hichborn and Rey Flores from American Life League will join us to expose Catholic Relief Services complicity with Organizations who support contraception and to Discuss The Pill Kills Day of Action 2014. Also joining us will be Lynn Mills who will be discussing the continued prayer rally at Providence Park Hospital in the Archdiocese of Detroit because of their complicity in abortion, contraception and sterilization. Following that same thread we’ll break down the announcement from Detroit Archbishop Allen Vigneron concerning the crisis of parish closings facing Detroit. Also dropping by will be author James Kalb, to discuss the plague of pluralism on the Church’s Hierarchy.