Pope Francis

August 1, 2016

The Pope’s Dangerous Reaction to Islamic Extremism

Francis trivializes the problem of radical Islam by ignoring the need to develop a concerted response to terrorist acts Pope Francis, never one to shy away
August 26, 2016

Bishops Speaking Clearly: Paprocki on Chaput on “Amoris Laetitia”

Maybe this is old news, I don’t know.  I’ve been alternately on vacation and catching up from vacation on and off for the last six weeks. 
November 24, 2016

Black Friday Pictures and Pope Francis Quotes

Pope Francis has been a leading critic of consumerism. Black Friday shows why. Here are a collection of quotes by Pope Francis with pictures of the
January 16, 2017

Break Your Silence: Speak About Amoris Laetitia!

It has been 600 days since I last composed a blog post, but this is so important I am breaking my hiatus. Almost exactly 1600 years
January 24, 2017

Fight Erupts Between Francis and Benedict Over Election Crowd Size

Well, we didn’t see this coming. Ever since Pope Benedict’s surprise resignation in 2013 and the subsequent election of Pope Francis, the two pontiffs have maintained a
February 10, 2017

What Will Pope Francis Say to Trump When They Meet?

Word on the street is that President Trump will meet with Pope Francis within the next few months. The prospect of these two coming face to
March 2, 2017

This Papacy is in Crisis and in Need of Urgent Prayer This Lent

The papacy is meant to unite the Church, not divide it. Almost four years into the papacy of Pope Francis, the division his teaching (or lack
May 21, 2017

This guy built a replica of St. Peter’s Square with 36,000 toothpicks.

It’s already been done with Legos, but now someone has built a miniature St. Peter’s Square out of toothpicks.  36,000 of them.  That’s a lot of