RICHARD DOERFLINGER

RICHARD DOERFLINGER
May 7, 2021  |  By RICHARD DOERFLINGER, CATHOLIC NEWS SERVICE

Most people have heard of the slippery slope. After making what seems a limited exception to a moral principle, we may find over time that it logically becomes far broader than we had in mind.


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March 5, 2021  |  By RICHARD DOERFLINGER

Once upon a time, many people assumed that dogma, especially religious dogma, was the enemy of freedom and friendship. If only we relaxed and let each person live by his or her own truth, we could love each other and the world would be a paradise. John Lennon’s “Imagine” was the anthem of this belief.


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October 2, 2020  |  By RICHARD DOERFLINGER

Today, our nation mourns the loss of a trailblazer, not only in the field of law, but in the history of our country.”

So begins President Donald Trump’s proclamation on the death of Supreme Court Justice Ruth Bader Ginsburg, ordering the American flag to be flown at half-staff around the world in her honor.


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