Sorry and all that, but the Pope cannot change certain aspects of teaching anymore than he can suddenly decide that Christ is not the Messiah or God not God. It's not a question of changing with the times; good Lord, the times can be bad just as an idea or a person can be bad.
Host, The Arena
Coren is host of the nightly show The Arena on Sun News TV, a weekly columnist syndicated in more than a dozen national newspapers, and the award-winning author of 13 books. His most recent, Why Catholics Are Right, was a North American bestseller. Earlier this year Random House commissioned him to write “Hatred: Ten Great Lies About Israel.”
My latest book about Christianity, Heresy, is in the forgiving business. But forgiveness does not mean forgetting the truth. We have to be resolute in what is and what isn't, which is why I've taken on the most frequent arguments used against followers of Christ.
05/07/2012 12:07 EDT
This was the hilarious allegation made Thursday by Rabbi Shmuley Boteach -- an odd little fellow I invited on my nightly T.V. show, The Arena. Had I not been highly regarded in the Jewish community, my reputation and career could have been severely damaged, all because of the extremism and intolerance of a single voice.
02/23/2012 07:30 EST
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