As a nondenominational pastor who was trained at Saint Louis University, I have been enriched by papal encyclicals. Recently, I read Pope Francis’s letter of guidance to educators about how to address gender in education: “Male and Female He Created Them, For a Path of Dialogue on the Issue …

In a letter in the Nov. 1 issue from Ms. Maria Blaha titled “President’s ‘Complete Disrespect’ For Congress,” she is upset that our president didn’t advise Congress about the pending secret raid to take out the ISIS leader, but did advise Putin of Russia and Erdogan of Turkey.

I have to offer a rebuttal of the letter criticizing Trump’s comments on the ISIS raid. My guess is that the reader has been “offended” since the day Trump was elected, and nothing he accomplishes will appease her. Just what do you want from this man? He’s hardly perfect. He’ll never be a po…