The musings and meandering thoughts of a crotchety old man as he observes life in the world and in a small, rural town in South East Nebraska. My Pledge-Nulla dies sine linea-Not a day with out a line.
30 October 2018
Liberal Censorship: Synod asks Vatican to create "Vatican Certification" of Acceptable Websites
Rorate's comments on the Paragraph 146 Index 'Websitorum' Prohibitorum that came out of the 'Synod'. From Rorate Caeli
The most astonishing demand of the "Synod Fathers" who approved their final document without actually reading it is in paragraph #146:
Well, well, well... We know what those "certification systems of Catholic sites" mean: a new form of censorship.
The old censorship, which was excellent in intent, tried to protect Catholics from books promoting heresy and immorality. But this was when many in the Vatican itself were not themselves promoting heresy and living in utter immorality.
You can just imagine that a man in the shape of Uncle Ted McCarrick could be in charge of this "Vatican Digital Commission" that would promote the "Vatican Certification" of acceptable websites: those promoting sodomy would be accepted, while those promoting the Baltimore Catechism would be rejected...