After Donald Trump’s outrageous attacks on the Holy Father, many Americans — for now, especially those on the right — seem to agree that the Pope is an evil foreign tyrant.
Look at those numbers of support!
Glenn Beck, an ex-Catholic with an axe to grind, said today that he “[does not] think the Pope respects our national boundaries”. Even Chris Matthews, a man of deep cultural Catholicism, brought out Mark 12:17 yesterday.
Just look at these anti-Catholic tweets from the alleged “moderate Republican” Joe Scarborough and the always-rabid Ann Coulter:
See also: Anti-Catholicism in America (15 June 2014)