Apologies, The Church, and Galileo Galilei

Nicole Sotelo wrote a beautiful column for the National Catholic Reporter last week on the Church and true apologies.  It reminded me of the Indigo Girls’ hit Galileo, in part because it’s been in our car on repeat for awhile, as well as the upcoming concert they are putting on to celebrate the Progressive Magazine’s 100th year anniversary here in Madison.  But more importantly, Galileo Galilei is always on my mind when people tell me that what the Church teaches is final.  It’s just not true.

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