Democrat Party is the "Party of Death"
(CNS) 9/08 -- The Democratic Party in the United States "risks transforming itself definitively into a 'party of death,'" said U.S. Archbishop Raymond L. Burke, prefect of the Vatican's highest court.....THE CATHOLIC KNIGHT: In a stunning rebuke of the U.S. Democratic Party, a high ranking Vatican official (Archbishop Raymond Burke) has accused it of becoming a "party of death," leaving no doubt how some Vatican officials view this American institution.
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It's a serious blow with long lasting effects.
The Prefect of the Apostolic Signature, which is comparable to the "chief justice" on the Vatican's "supreme court," (to use an American analogy), is the archbishop who overseas all matters relating to the ecclesiastical court system.
His position in the worldwide Catholic Church is extremely significant and powerful, and makes him a serious future contender for the papal throne.
Ergo, his condemnation of the U.S. Democratic Party is very damning.