Catholicism no longer seen as roadblock to high office

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For the first 50 years of the Supreme Court, there were no Roman Catholics on the bench, and for years after that, there was generally a single ''Catholic seat.'' But over the last two decades the number of Catholics on the court has dramatically increased, and now, if Judge Sonia Sotomayor is confirmed as a Supreme Court justice, there will be six ... Full Story

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#1 May 31, 2009
The RC church hierarchy craves power and money. It hides behind a pose of arrogant superiority and self-righteous smugness in spite of it's gross pedo-scandals around the globe. I doubt if Sotomayor is a true believer, but I think we can have pause about 3 others on the supreme court. We are just lucky, I guess, we don't have any kooky mormons?

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