Last edited by Fr. Hank Tree; 13th November 2011 at 01:54 PM.
The fact is liberals and lefties want to use law to enforce their ideology of faux inclusiveness (That is, inclusiveness for liberals and lefties, and no one else!).
They use law. They can't use debate and reason.
Like in many other all-embracing categories, I very much value some of the ways and traditions of Irish people and find that others are better off abandoned.
Most people feel that way.
A private members bill has been introduced to the Dáil, by Catherine Murphy that seeks to reform the office of the president;
Call to have daily Dáil prayer ended - The Irish Times - Sat, Dec 03, 2011
During the debate the question of doing away with the prayer at the start of each day in the Dáil was also raised.The Kildare North TD proposed altering the oath of office to allow a president-elect to omit religious references if they chose; reducing the term of office from seven to five years; reducing the age of candidate eligibility from 35 to 18 and reducing from 20 to 10 the number of Oireachtas members needed for nomination.