Posted June 30, 2015 7:38 AM by

After Obergefell —lessons from Catholics persecuted in past centuries…

 

(CUSA) – Secret rooms and government agents seeking dissenters. A return of persecution for believers?

 

Don’t doubt it’s about to ramp up. —Ed.

 

 

GEORGE WEIGEL—

As recently as 20 years ago, recusant Catholicism seemed a thing of the past, save in Communist or Muslim countries.

 

In the developed, democratic world, it seemed impossible to imagine that Catholics would once again live under penal laws or their cultural equivalent, scorned (and worse) for being threats to the state and civil comity by reason of their faith.

 

It’s no longer impossible to imagine that.

 

And those who deny the possibility are living in Fantasyland…

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