TAPPER: You're a observant Catholic.
TAPPER: And there's a big debate right now within the Catholic Church about this bill, and a lot of these last few members that you're trying to get are Catholic democrats who oppose abortion. And I'm wondering, first of all, how you can side with nuns over bishops?
BIDEN: That's easy. I love the nuns.
Friday, March 19, 2010
Joe Biden Admits to Church Hierarchy: Nuns Over Bishops
According to Catholic Bishops the language in the current health care bill proposed by the Democrats is not clearly opposed to the government providing for or mandating abortion coverage.
Bishop William Murphy, Chairman of the bishops’ Committee on Domestic Justice and Human Development, wrote to Congress saying: “no health care reform plan should compel us or others to pay for the destruction of human life, whether through government funding or mandatory coverage of abortion.”
Joe Biden, vice President and Roman Catholic told Jake Tapper of ABC News in an interview that he found it easy to prefer siding with modernist nuns over abortion than the Bishops of the Catholic Church.
Joe not only must have been absent during the Catholic Hierarchy lesson at parochial school but must have also missed his latin philosophy lesson: