Why do people believe these obviously wrong things? Many of them are stupid or sincerely troubled, but so are lots of people who never fuck up this bad.
In a book with the amazingly tone-deaf title “Letter To a Suffering Church,” Bishop Robert Barron insists that Catholic molestations must be the work of the devil.
Some bad ideas keep creeping into religions, like a “final conflict” resolving everyting. First of all, shit plan. Second, it’s just not gonna happen.