I realize I’m late pressing this (Jim West, as usual, beat me to it), but if Homer is a catholic, why does he go to a church where (1) Lovejoy is a Reverend who is married and (2) Flanders, who goes to the same church, is a fundamentalist and shows signs of Pentecostalism?
That aside, Homer and Bart both are, if anything, apostates of their church–both have expressed disbelief. Just because they show some rather humorous apathy towards their religious belief (as most Catholics do today), that doesn’t make them any more ‘Catholic’ than ‘American Dad’ characters. As Jim said, they’re friggin’ cartoons.
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