A proud American
I love America! I'm sure you do too. I love the freedom to express myself. I love and appreciate the freedom to be open about my spiritual beliefs and attend my choice of worship without fear.
Repeat the truth
Someone left a phone message questioning an open forum letter. My machine cut off before he could leave his name. His courage in calling is appreciated; he said he's a Vietnam War vet.
Wed, 04/24/2013 - 5:12pm
Facts not emotions
Friday's StarTribune had an "opinion" written by David Banks (assistant commentary editor). In it he stated that "most of the letters sent to Opinion@StarTribune.com have been in response to the U.S.
Marriage is a sacarament
I am a practicing Catholic. Yes, a sinner in need of God's kindness. I was
saddened to read the article in the paper on Wednesday, April 17, "Marriage is a religious freedom.
A member of the clergy had written this.
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