But is Pope Francis taking it seriously enough?
“In short, has not Canon 915’s moment, at last, arrived?”
“Many politicians would welcome it as a sign of their refusal to be ‘bullied by the church’.”
“It’s just beyond disrespectful in terms of what he signals to me when he says those things.”
Why do you suppose?
LA bishop resigns … thirteen years after “credible” abuse allegation.
“It is better that they leave the priesthood or the consecrated life rather than live a double life.”
Where’s the laity?
Getting pretty Chile.
The clock is ticking.
“all of them were brushed aside, in every part of the state, by church leaders who preferred to protect the abusers and their institution above all.”
Go in Peace
Also: “The human family in the image of God, man and woman, is the only one. It is the only one.”
Spoiler alert: No, not really.
“The ‘big tent’ of the Democratic Party now seems a pup tent.”
13 more to go
Doing a deal with Beijing.
Is this the perfect example of the War on Christmas?
“Help turn those who believe in religions into believing in the Party.”
“I say it plainly: We arrived late.”
“They have an economic interest in unlimited immigration…”
Look this way!
Pope Francis to offer Vatican residency?
In happier brotherly times.
“I repeat I am innocent of these charges. They are false.”
A “Delphic utterance”?
Free markets and religious liberty.
“A part of living history … I don’t know how they can take it away.”
“…if you’re not far left than you’re the enemy and that’s crazy.”
“No more swiping left on perfectly good presidential candidates”
“I think it’s so important that there be clear lines when it comes to the separation of powers.”