Nice Words: Hardliner Cardinal Plays Softball

Being a Catholic in Europe implies “respect” for different beliefs, Bruxelles Cardinal Jozef De Kesel told NewEurope.eu (July 5), “We must always be respectful of each other, to accept the person as …
Respect is something that must be earned. When the Muslims learn to live in Western countries the way the Jews have, perhaps they will be worthy of "respect".

“it is always dangerous to have one religious tradition that obtains a monopoly.” He should apply that argument to Islam. He should review religious tolerance in Saudi Arabia and every other Muslim-infested patch of sand that survives …More
Respect is something that must be earned. When the Muslims learn to live in Western countries the way the Jews have, perhaps they will be worthy of "respect".

“it is always dangerous to have one religious tradition that obtains a monopoly.” He should apply that argument to Islam. He should review religious tolerance in Saudi Arabia and every other Muslim-infested patch of sand that survives entirely through OPEC extortion.
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Clearly the prelate is befuddled in his thinking.