“We are moving toward a dictatorship of relativism which does not recognize anything as for certain and which has as its highest goal one’s own ego and one’s own desires.”
Joe Ratzinger, aka Benedict XVI – Apr 19, 2005
This is one reason I am no longer Catholic. Of course, these days I have very fundamental metaphysical differences with organized religion in general. But to elect a 78-year-old, ultra-conservative guy is going to push more people away from the church.
I want to write more, but it’s quite late and I’m fairly incoherent. Or at least, very sleepy.