Sun, 15 May 2016
Does the Church have a stance on marijuana?
This question has gained a lot of attention recently, as Bishop Richard Pates of Des Moines announced last month that he supports the legalization of medical marijuana. Bishop Pates reached his conclusion after meeting with several lawmakers, as well as a group of Iowans who suffer from chronic conditions, the pain of which might be alleviated by the substance. Read the full story in the Des Moines Register HERE.
In this podcast, Father Dave answers a general question from a Twitter follower regarding the church's teaching on marijuana. (Original Air 05-10-16).