Father Backbone Rothrock -v- Bishop Jellyfish Doherty
The perception we get of Bishop Jellyfish, more commonly known as Bishop Timothy L. Doherty of Lafayette, Indiana, gets really bad when we contrast him with Fr. Backbone, better known as Fr. Theodore Rothrock, a priest under the jurisdiction of Bishop Jellyfish. We’ll be talking about what’s happening here in this episode.
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