Great Moments in Justification
My Way News
: "A Mexican bishop sparked a row with the government on Tuesday after he admitted the Catholic Church accepted alms from drug traffickers and that they were 'purified' when they reached its coffers.
Ramon Godinez, the bishop of Aguascalientes in central Mexico, said donations from drug gangs occurred 'everywhere' in the country, adding that it was 'not up to us to investigate where the money comes from,' daily Reforma newspaper reported.
'You don't have to burn the money just because it's bad. It's better to transform it ... I've known of cases (where) it's been purified,' he added."