Friday, March 04, 2005
"...Verbal fisticuffs broke out Tuesday between Denver Archbishop Charles Chaput and a luncheon audience that challenged him to defend the church's role in public life.
"Why do (religions) feel they have to impose their views on us?" asked one woman during a spirited question-and-answer session following Chaput's speech to the City Club of Denver. If we don't - you'll impose your views on us," Chaput shot back to murmurs from the group of about 120 business and civic leaders...
It was one of many heated exchanges following the archbishop's speech on "Church, State and Politics..."