Paul Rahe is a writer with a site called "Richochet". He has recently penned two articles that I commend to your reading. They are somewhat lengthy but thought-provoking and worth your while. Here they are.
There's no gainsaying that many in Church leadership positions no longer see the main mission of the Church as being the eternal salvation of souls. Many of these no longer believe in the afterlife. Thus they have set their sights on this earth and find their impetus in "social justice". Of course we must aim to bring about justice, but not at the price of compromising with evil.
Many bishops and priests, wanting to court favor with worldly powers-that-be to fund their pet "social justice" projects, have remained silent in the face of flagrant dissidence. We picketed one such debacle this past Sunday. Most notable is the lack of preaching on the matter of contraception. Click here if you cannot see today's embedded Vortex clip.