Stephen White’s commentary on Cardinal McElroy’s vapid theology is breathtaking. As I read his summary of what McElroy writes in a 3000 word commentary, I felt I was back at St. Mary’s Seminary in the 1976/77 academic year. This poor man is stuck in a period of time when pastoral theology trumped Scripture and Tradition as well as the Deposit of Faith.
His backwardism is truly breath taking. Here is White’s most damning assessment: