Pope Francis
May 2017

A “Delphic utterance”?

Is the world watching?

But omits mention of environment?

The gift exchange was telling

Pope Francis: Death penalty is a “mortal sin”

Ed Morrissey May 11, 2017 6:01 PM


Apr 2017

A shot in the arm?

Politically correct?

“Obviously, we’d be honored …”

Are you ready for … Vatican Ambassador Ken Starr?

Ed Morrissey Apr 18, 2017 6:41 PM

“Don’t hold your breath”?


Trump to snub Pope Francis at G-7?

Ed Morrissey Apr 11, 2017 5:21 PM

“We have received no request.”

Mar 2017


Did Pope Francis open the door to married priests?

Ed Morrissey Mar 09, 2017 8:41 AM

Not exactly.

Feb 2017

“Many times people credit Vatican officials with far too much long-range, strategic thinking.”

Doctrine and limiting principles.

NYT: Bannon, Trump trying to take on the Pope

Ed Morrissey Feb 07, 2017 12:01 PM

Apply skepticism as needed.

Wait and see? Pontiff to meet President in May

Ed Morrissey Feb 06, 2017 8:41 AM


“I am pleased that an American president is focused on the plight of small religious communities – including the Christians – in Iraq.”

Jan 2017

Choices: Who to send to the Vatican?

Ed Morrissey Jan 29, 2017 2:01 PM


Pope Francis: Patience.

Nov 2016

SSPX concession more interesting.

“For a modern pope, it may seem a decidedly un-modern stance.”

May 2016

What kind of loathsome vermin…

Apr 2016

“Consequently, I do not recommend a rushed reading of the text.”

Feb 2016

Faithless Campaigning

Allan Bourdius Feb 19, 2016 6:41 PM

Allahpundit quite nicely summed up yesterday that we’ve now reached truly new heights of campaigning with Trump vs. Francis; the …

Vatican: “In no way was this a personal attack…”

The “lesser evil.”

Jan 2016

New business frontiers

Oct 2015
Sep 2015

“He thanked her for her courage and told her, ‘Stay strong.'”

Is Pope Francis already performing miracles?

Jazz Shaw Sep 24, 2015 10:01 AM

God’s right hand man

The politics of the Pope’s visit

Bruce McQuain Sep 21, 2015 1:21 PM


Open thread: The Pope takes Cuba

Jazz Shaw Sep 19, 2015 4:01 PM

Papal style


Vatican jiu-jitsu?

Breaking: Pope still Catholic

Ed Morrissey Sep 01, 2015 8:41 AM

Outreach to SSPX?