Roman noses out of politics

Thank you for bringing news from Ireland to the Irish diaspora abroad. But why do Irish columnists such as Tom McGurk (31/8/ 08) and David Quinn still seem to think it appropriate for Irish Roman Catholic clerics to interfere in the secular business

6th September, 2008

Thank you for bringing news from Ireland to the Irish diaspora abroad. But why do Irish columnists such as Tom McGurk (31/8/ 08) and David Quinn still seem to think it appropriate for Irish Roman Catholic clerics to interfere in the secular business of politics in Ireland? Haven’t they done enough damage already?

It seems our scribes of commentary readily accept the finger-wagging of newly red-hatted prating prelate Dr Seán Brady as an ex cathedra...

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