Originally Posted by judasfeast
In countries where the Catholic church have a strong presence it does, or used to, have a frighteningly iron grip on peoples lives. I remember my grandmother being almost robotic in her application of Catholic morals, but this was back in the 1970's and the Catholic stranglehold has diminished since then. But their are still people who apply its teachings today, but in lesser numbers. The Catholic church is not, nor has it ever been, a healthy beast.
Yeah, well, it's been a long time since the Catholic Church has had an iron grip on people's lives.
So, I suggest you get with the present.
The Catholic Church is ridden with pedophile priests.