After Communion, Father Timothy Reid at St. Ann in Charlotte (my parish) read a letter from Bishop Peter J. Jugis which explained that Obama's compromise wasn't a compromise and that if this goes through, it will become a lot harder to be a Catholic in America in the years to come.
We must call our senators and congressional reps and encourage them to pass an law that will overturn the HHS mandate
Father Reid then said that this has been controversial because so many Catholics are using birth control. "It's high time we started practicing what we preach," Father said. "Get off the Pill. Throw out your condoms."
Follow: thunderous applause that made my heart surge!