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Posts tagged “Pope Francis”

Nienstedt Is Here To Stay

St. Paul and Minneapolis Archbishop John Nienstedt, who has been under intense …

Posted July 31st, 2014

Germany Vs. Argentina? I’m On Team Benedict!

Surrender, Argentina! (Sorry about Oranje, though. Painful.)

Posted July 9th, 2014

Pope To Abuse Victims: ‘No Más.’ Really?

A new beginning, or the same old same old?: Pope Francis on …

Posted July 7th, 2014

The Pope Does Not Like The Penthouse

Pope Francis, via a well-placed leak to the press, is blistering Cardinal …

Posted June 2nd, 2014

The Road To Nicaea 2025

The Ecumenical Patriarch, the titular leader of Orthodox Christians, met recently with …

Posted June 2nd, 2014

The Catholic Party Vs. The Catholic Church

Be a good Catholic: prepare yourself to resist the Pope. That’s the …

Posted May 8th, 2014

Pope Francis’s Vatican Rebukes Liberal Nuns

Score one for the people who say Francis is about changing style, …

Posted May 7th, 2014

Why How Pope Francis Handles Divorce Matters

In his Sunday column, Ross Douthat expressed concern that the way the …

Posted April 30th, 2014

Twitter Is Not A Format For Complex Moral Discussion

Inequality is the root of social evil. — Pope Francis (@Pontifex) April …

Posted April 28th, 2014

The Egalitarian Pope Francis

Inequality is the root of social evil. — Pope Francis (@Pontifex) April …

Posted April 28th, 2014

Douthat On Dangers Of Pope Francis & Schism

The Catholic NYT columnist (well, the orthodox Catholic NYT columnist) Ross Douthat, …

Posted April 26th, 2014

Pope Francis, Divorce, & A Very Big Phone Call

An orthodox Catholic friend e-mails this David Gibson report on Pope Francis’s …

Posted April 24th, 2014

Pope Benedict: Not Rottweilerish Enough?

Paul Elie wonders what it must be like for Pope Benedict to …

Posted April 17th, 2014

Pope Francis Apologizes For Priest Sex Abuse

A public statement: I feel compelled to personally take on all the …

Posted April 11th, 2014

Dear Pope Francis, To Know Is Not The Same As To Do

Pope Francis has named his top-level panel to deal with the sexual …

Posted March 24th, 2014

Poll: Not Much To The Francis Effect

A new comprehensive Pew poll shows that while Catholics love Pope Francis, …

Posted March 6th, 2014

The Iconic Pope Francis T-Shirt

Archetypes, a gay-positive company, has released a Pope Francis t-shirt, which features …

Posted February 28th, 2014