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From: bob klahn
To: ALLEN PRUNTY
Date: 2008-02-07 16:18:00
Subject: Ethanol

 >>  Speculation:

>>   How many SUVs, driving the average milage per year, does it
>>   take to starve one child to death?

 AP> And what does this have to do with Roman Catholics?

 If you ask that it appears you don't know a lot about the
 Catholic Church's positions on such issues.

 Maybe 12 or 15 years ago I attended a diocesesian conference on
 social issues. The keynote speaker was the secretary of the US
 Conference of Catholic Bishops. He started by admitting his job
 was hard to explain. He told us, his mother had a very simple
 explanation for what he did. He explained, "She says, if anyone
 anywhere in the world is hungry, it's my fault."

 That has been my standard for the Catholic position ever since.



BOB KLAHN bob.klahn{at}sev.org   http://home.toltbbs.com/bobklahn

... Murphy's Law and Occam's Razor explain things better than conspiracies.
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