On the Air, Tim Talks Fish
By the time Cardinal Timothy Dolan appeared at today's afternoon question time with the media (fullvid), the focus had turned elsewhere. But given the high interest in his Monday call for a return to mandatory year-round Friday abstinence – a matter that, in canon law, is decided by a territory's episcopal conference – here's an extended clip of the Prez explaining the rationale behind the new penitential push to his co-host, Paulist Fr Dave Dwyer, between bites of lunch on Sirius XM's The Catholic Channel.
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Following the cardinal's fish-pitch, it was notable that his first caller hailed from Tyler, Texas... and of course, you know where that led.
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