Mar 2017

“It is arrogant for powerful, wealthy nations to dictate what priorities developing countries should embrace.

Oct 2015

About that “Vatican fires gay priest” meme …

Ed Morrissey Oct 03, 2015 10:01 AM

Willful ignorance.

Nov 2014

Family business.

Oct 2014

Sunday reflection: Matthew 22:15–21

Ed Morrissey Oct 19, 2014 10:01 AM


Synod diary: Blessed endings and fractious beginnings

Ed Morrissey Oct 19, 2014 6:01 AM



“Exclusion is not the language of the church.”

“We’re not giving in to the secular agenda.”

“Respect for every human person does not mean respect for every human behavior.”

Synod diary: Audiences, ends, and beginnings

Ed Morrissey Oct 15, 2014 10:01 AM

Keep calm and synod on.

Synod diary: Projection, walkback, and the media

Ed Morrissey Oct 14, 2014 8:41 AM

“Damage control.”

The preliminaries.

“Seismic shift” at Synod?

Ed Morrissey Oct 13, 2014 6:51 PM

Pastorally, for the moment.

Next up: the small-group discussions.

“They try to entice us, to threaten us, with money.”

“There is a law of graduality. There is no graduality to the law.”

Synod opening: Marriage, divorce, mercy, and justice

Ed Morrissey Oct 06, 2014 8:01 AM

Unity vs the “do-it-yourself ministry.”

Synod diary, day 2

Ed Morrissey Oct 06, 2014 3:19 AM

Double takes.

Synod Diary, day 1

Ed Morrissey Oct 04, 2014 7:01 PM


Sep 2014

Hot Air returns to the Vatican

Ed Morrissey Sep 29, 2014 8:41 PM

On the road again …

“I am not the target, the target is another.”

Or just business as usual?

May 2014

Are married priests on the Vatican’s agenda?