Can Nationalism be Bad?
This is what a Catholic priest, Father Daniel P. Horan, thinks. In a very interesting paper published in Medium on July 30, 2020, he reminds us that nationalism had disastrous effects in some European countries, Germany among them. His paper is entitled,
“Confronting the Idolatry of Nationalism Again”
If you have not read this, you should. This is very unexpected from a member of the clergy. Usually religious leaders are conservative and tend to support the power system. But things are changing nowadays. Bishops are losing their…