So this is the liberal Christianity that was supposed to be the
Christianity of the future: disarray, schism, rapidly falling numbers
of adherents, a collapse of Christology and national meetings that
rival those of the Modern Language Assn. for their potential for cheap
laughs. And they keep telling the Catholic Church that it had better
get with the liberal program — ordain women, bless gay unions and so
forth — or die. Sure.
Read the whole thing here (LA Times). This one is highly recommended.