Link There is no anti-Catholicism you stupid papist sheep by Jeffrey Miller April 10, 2007 written by Jeffrey Miller April 10, 2007 Jay Anderson finds a "Holy Week Gem" in the Washington Post. 5 comments 0 FacebookTwitterGoogle +Pinterest Jeffrey Miller previous post Once again, James Carroll decided to give up Catholicism for Lent. next post Father Hardon's cause You may also like Reveal your inner hobbit May 27, 2003 A church, a priest, a life changed forever October 2, 2005 Still ugly as sin December 13, 2004 Seconhand Jesus August 31, 2007 What we got here is a failure of... June 23, 2006 War of Ideas July 24, 2009 Pope Urban II Legends September 27, 2006 A thought experiment March 12, 2008 Catholic New Media Celebration August 10, 2010 The New Yorker and G.K. Chesterton July 18, 2008 5 comments bill912 April 10, 2007 - 6:41 pm She sounds like a Klansman denying that there is any racism. Reply bill912 April 10, 2007 - 6:47 pm To paraphrase Howard Cosell when he was “roasted”: She’s throwing spitballs at a battleship. Reply chester April 11, 2007 - 7:35 am “Liberal Catholics have much more in common with liberal Protestants than they do with the kind of Catholics whom Donohue’s organization claims to represent. ” -Article Truer words… Reply Andy April 11, 2007 - 10:58 pm The article ripped that quote from one of Donahue’s own. He once mentioned that he has more in common with more conservative protestants than he does with many Catholic liberals. They’re both still true. Reply Dano April 13, 2007 - 10:21 pm The irony is enhanced by the fact that her arguments and rhetorical flourishes are the exact same ones once used by nativists, Know-Nothings, and anti-Catholic bigots in the 19th century. If I had the time and the stomach to go searching through speeches by protestant anti-Catholics in the 19th century, I’ll bet I could find many phrases almost exactly mirroring those used by Ms. Jacoby. Reply Leave a Comment Cancel Reply Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.