Sunday 4 December 2016

Church weapon was total secrecy

Published 24/07/2011 | 05:00

Sir -- Ministers Shatter and Fitzgerald have put in train changes to the law which we hope will once and for all rein in this out-of-control organisation, the Roman Catholic Church.

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For too long has this organisation pursued its autocratic rule of Irish Catholics, not to mention equally deferential Catholics throughout the entire world.

The sight of an Irish government sitting in cars outside a Protestant cathedral from which our President Dr Douglas Hyde was buried was an utter disgrace. The Catholic Church would have excommunicated any or all of them with the temerity to enter! Thankfully those days are behind us.

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