A reader writes:
I'm truly at a loss for words at this story. I was raised Catholic my whole life, but was between parishes when it came time to make confirmation in middle school. I took charge of my religious life in high school and college and decided to finally be confirmed earlier this year because I cannot live my life any other way except by the tenants of the Gospel. This "threat" is so contrary to everything I've learned about service through the Church that I'm just completely numb.