Catholic philosopher Ed Feser has, in his distinctive style, offered a simmering counter to what many have called the “Gospel of Nice” on display in the new Mr. Rogers biopic featuring Tom Hanks. Below is a taste. Read the whole thing here. [Churchmen] seem to fear controversy above all things, and especially controversy that might earn them the disdain of the secular liberal intelligentsia.  And for most of the last few decades, the worst they would have faced is some bad press.  The way Western culture is turning now, they will probably face far worse than that in the not too distant future – and will face it precisely because they did not speak and act boldly and consistently enough when bad press was all they had to…