Another tweet for the day:
When Charleston Emanuel AME church was advocating for abolition, South Carolina's Cath bishops were owning slaves individually & as diocese— Katie Grimes (@KatieMGrimes) June 18, 2015
Catholics, including Catholic bishops and popes, can have moral blind spots, it appears, even when — as with Laudato Si' and its moving message about ecology (but disturbing obtuseness on matters of gender) — those church leaders have important things to tell us.
History teaches. When we're prepared to listen and learn.