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Pope of the NFL?

​Who determines the meaning of symbols?  Roman Catholics and Episcopalians have been kneeling in reverence for centuries.  The Religious News Services offers an article that recently appeared in “The American Catholic.”  Thomas Reese, in his article, “Kneeling at NFL Liturgies - It’s a little strange for a Catholic,” explains why symbolic gestures can be confusing and that it is important we recognize that symbols can have multiple meanings and it would do us good to respect the author.  For a better understanding of this latest crazy distraction, please read more of Reese’s article.