I am not sure how this figure was obtained, but it is probably accurate. Catholics have for a long time been the strongest voting bloc in the country – and that for the Democrats. Bishops who gave strong warning about the grave sin in voting for pro-abortion candidates got a lashing from the likes of Andrew Greeley and Jesuit Thomas Reese, the media’s top go-to boys for “catholic” Catholic bashing. Maybe, some among these millions of Catholics, who have just added another grave sin to their dark souls, would have thought twice about what they were doing if pro-abortion politicians who claim to be Catholic had been publicly excommunicated by their bishops.
CWN reports: Father Andrew Greeley denounced the ‘most fanatical pro-lifers’ for creating anti-Catholic prejudice: ‘Catholics must strive to persuade others by the depth and power of their commitment to life issues. Ranting at others because they are ‘killing babies’ may be emotionally satisfying, but it doesn’t change people’s minds. Read full commentary here.