USCCB to Vatican: Be transparent.
“The time of ‘Roma locuta, causa finita’ is long past.”
California files lawsuit to keep DACA in place … which it still is.
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”?
Is the world watching?
But omits mention of environment?
The gift exchange was telling
A shot in the arm?
Time and place.
“Obviously, we’d be honored …”
“Don’t hold your breath”?
“We have received no request.”
“Many times people credit Vatican officials with far too much long-range, strategic thinking.”
Doctrine and limiting principles.
Apply skepticism as needed.
“I am pleased that an American president is focused on the plight of small religious communities – including the Christians – in Iraq.”
Pope Francis: Patience.
SSPX concession more interesting.
“For a modern pope, it may seem a decidedly un-modern stance.”
What kind of loathsome vermin…
“Consequently, I do not recommend a rushed reading of the text.”
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.”
“They won’t touch him.”
“We brought shovels, spikes, first aid material.”