By Oswald Sobrino, J.D.; M.A. (Econ.); M.A. (Theo.); M.L. (Master of Latin), doctoral student, University of Florida.

Thursday, August 19, 2010

New York Archbishop Understands

That's how it seems from this quote on the Ground Zero Mosque controversy:

“Those who wonder about the wisdom of the situation of the mosque, near such a wounded site, ask what I think are some legitimate questions that I think deserve attention,” he said.

Source link (emphasis added).

That comment is very different from the President and others who jump the gun to recklessly accuse those of us who oppose this location of xenophobia, bigotry, and opposing religious freedom. In any event, all the name-calling in the world will not work when the issue is so important and the location is so wrong and, frankly, disrespectful and offensive.