Brazilian archbishop embroiled in abo...

Brazilian archbishop embroiled in abortion row after child's rape

There are 2 comments on the The Irish Times story from Mar 5, 2009, titled Brazilian archbishop embroiled in abortion row after child's rape. In it, The Irish Times reports that:

A CATHOLIC archbishop has sparked controversy in Brazil by saying the mother of a nine-year-old girl who had an abortion on Wednesday following a rape is automatically excommunicated for allowing the procedure ...

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Waibstadt, Germany

#1 Mar 7, 2009
This totally discredits the RC Church....again, coming after the Richard Williamson debacle. If life is so scared, how come not one of the Irish murderers of innocents during the toubles was ever excomunicated. Even the guy who machine-gunned a 6 month old baby to death while strapped into a car seat (Niurati Islania, in Germany on 26 October
1989)? Obviously that was OK for the catholic Church. Not to mention Pius XII's role in the murder of 1000s.....not a word from the Church. These people are a bunch of misanthropic hypocrites. This is not the will of God, any more than the ramblings of Osama bin Ladn. Pure Evil.
Michael Ejercito

Long Beach, CA

#2 Mar 28, 2009
José Cardoso Sobrinho is as Catholic as Osama Bin Laden is Muslim.

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