The article and video below are important for Americans to read and to watch whether you are Catholic, Baptist or anything else.
"Fifty years ago in Houston, John F. Kennedy declared in a famous speechto Protestant ministers that his Catholic faith would not influence the public policy decisions he made as President. But Denver Archbishop Charles Chaput told an audience at Houston Baptist University on Monday that Americans of all faiths are still "paying for the damage" from a speech that was "sincere, compelling, articulate - and wrong."
"Real Christian faith is always personal, but it's never private," said Chaput. "And we need to think about that simple fact in light of an anniversary."