Lapsed catholic dating
I’m disgusted and angry about the abuse of women and children by some religious, what happened at Tuam, and how those crimes have been covered up.
Meanwhile, priests such as Fr Tony Flannery are pushing back against many traditional Catholic teachings on both moral and spiritual issues; the Vatican silenced him in 2012.
Over the course of the past few years I’ve become keenly aware of friends and family who have opted to leave the Catholic Church on the grounds that the Mass wasn’t “inspiring.” Upon hearing this, again, just a few days ago I felt prompted to make that the top reason why people ought to leave the Catholic Church.
From the time of the Catacombs it has been used in ecclesiastical ornamentation, and for centuries after Constantine, religious art was the only form of living art in the Christian world.