Thoughts

  An interesting picture of the Pope and the Pope Emeritus.  Let’s have some fun with it!  Time to write thought balloons.  An example: Pope Francis:  I wonder if he is jealous about the slobbering media coverage I receive! Pope

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PopeWatch: Pope Emeritus

    Sandro Magister, at his blog Chiesa, provides us with the ending of a 1972 article written by the Pope Emeritus when he was Father Ratzinger.  In that article Father Ratzinger, under certain conditions, supported allowing divorced and remarried

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PopeWatch: Pope Emeritus

  Well, this is interesting: In Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI’s complete works, an article from 1972 by the young theologian Father Ratzinger, has been published minus a passage referring to the possibility of Communion for the divorced and remarried. This

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The Cross: Sign of God’s Life

A Good Friday meditation on the Cross by commenter Greg Mockeridge. Out of all Christian symbols, the sign of the Cross is by far the most significant. In the Catholic and Eastern Orthodox faiths, the blessings given by priests, which

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