Saturday 27 May 2017

In brief: Fallibility . . . Backwater . . . Warning . . . Passports

Stephen McGowan says those who "blindly follow" the teachings of the Catholic Church are sheep (Letters, March 19).

Our laws, our political and social institutions, are all based on basic precepts of the 10 commandments which all Christian churches, including the Catholic Church, preach.

The fact that human beings do not always live up to these precepts does not render them invalid.

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