Spaghetti-laden clergymen

This article is part 10 of 14 in the series Ugly Church Stuff.

From the Ugly Church Stuff file comes news from the Churches of England and Wales. In the Church of England, a priest’s sermon last week included a suggestion that the poor should shoplift. He apparently offered shoplifting as an acceptable alternative to “mugging, burglary, or prostitution.” A parishioner decided he would make his “own little protest” by dumping a bucket of spaghetti and ravioli on …