I think everyone interested in the realpolitik of Western Sydney needs to read this blog post from Father Kevin Lee – it’s very revealing about Tony Abbott, Bill Heffernan and the machinations of the Liberal Party of Western Sydney – as well as looking at the relationship between the Liberals of NSW and Opus Dei.
By Father Kevin Lee
OK I know people reading this are going to say, “He is suffering from ‘sour grapes,’ but please try to understand. It’s like when you are in love with someone you overlook their flaws (even though you recognise them) and you can become despised enemies after you discover attributes you didn’t realise the other had. My position has changed due to discoveries I never anticipated. So reserve your judgment of me until you read the whole story.
I was a priest for twenty years and was always led to believe that separation of the Church and State was like two parallel lines that never meet, but I was soon to find out that like the celibate clergy, it’s a truth in terms of policy position only, it is not true in fact.
I discovered this painfully in my last parish, Glenmore Park.
In our community was…
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