The coming Chastisements are needed to wake up the spirituality of the liberals. The Justice of God has a very effective influence on making the folly of liberalism evident to the spiritually flabby soul.
You can't argue with the numbers. I'm sure the liberals would be quick to point out this or that mitigating factor in an attempt to exonerate their approach to the Catholic faith. But as Bill Parcells once said, "You are what your record says you are."