Tag Archives: Pope

New book, new problems for the Church of Rome?

An upcoming book by David Kertzer looks like it could be an interesting read. Vatican archives covering Pius XI’s papacy have been recently opened, allowing researchers like Kertzer to give a fuller look at Pius’s relationship with Italian dictator Benito … Continue reading

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Is it Tolerance or Acceptance that is being asked for?

Under a headline, “Pope’s gay tolerance no shock: Column” USA Today stated, “Yet Francis made worldwide news this week for saying the most Christian of things: “Who am I to judge?” He told reporters, “If someone is gay and he … Continue reading

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Choosing the Pope

So the “conclave” has continued. The creator of the website, “Canon Law Made Easy”, Cathy Caridi, J.C.L., “is an American canon lawyer who practices law and teaches in Rome. She founded this website to provide clear answers to canonical questions … Continue reading

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