Originally Posted by hilbert90
You have got to be kidding. Catholicism still engages in horrifying practices. Forget 30 years ago. What about its obsession with contraception perpetuating the rampant spread of HIV in potions of Africa where it does mission work? What about the attempted systematic cover-up of child molestation? How easy it is to overlook what you don't want to see. Cult? I think so. The very fact that they have you so trained that you'll defend such an organization is proof.
What hysterics. The Church doesn't believe in separating the sexual act from its purpose: That's "insane".
And child molestation has no doctrinal place in Catholicism. That's just the slander of callow hipsters.