Jesus Christ was not God, and Mary was not a virgin, according to a controversial new book written by an Australian Catholic priest.
“What a breathtaking know-all, to claim he knows the mind of Christ contrary to scripture and tradition. His words rob Christianity entirely of its meaning and purpose,” Father Robbie told News Ltd.
“The Council of Nicaea settled the question that Christ was God in 325, so he is 1700 years out of date.
“The rest is a regurgitation of every discredited 19th-century liberal Protestant German cliche in the book.”
Sounds like liberals telling biological determinists or conservatives or traditionalists that they're crazy, out of date, not Progressive enough, etc. and it's the same mechanism: imply ignorance of the other to hide your own.