CBN News - Priest: Obama Admin. Denied Mass to CatholicsSubmitted by emalvini on Wed, 10/09/2013 - 09:28
CBN News - Priest: Obama Admin. Denied Mass to Catholics
CBN News Chief Political Correspondent
October 08, 2013 | 4:31PM
How about trying this one on for size? Here is the press release headline from Congressman Tim Huelskamp’s office this afternoon:
Obama Administration Denies Mass to Catholics
Apparently, a priest was denied access to a military chapel this weekend. Father Ray Leonard serves at Naval Submarine Base Kings Bay in Georgia but because of the government shutdown, he wasn’t allowed to go to celebrate Mass this past weekend.
He is contracted by the Defense Department to meet the spiritual needs of Catholics, but not now. The chapel doors were locked and the sign said, “Shutdown: No Catholic service till further notice.”