We need to take some time to ask ourselves what are our greatest temptations, and to examine our souls to see if we have succeeded in the area of resisting temptations.
You would not put your family at risk by being unarmed. I understand and concur. And you should not put you and your family at risk of disobeying your bishop.
Every-other generation has a populist who stands up and says he’s tired of the status quo – a status quo promulgated by parties that our Founding Fathers railed against as factions and destructive to the Country they founded.
Because to NOT share it is to participate in the very thing that, in this case even the Priest was doing, which is putting asunder the marriage.