50 Shades of the Vatican

    Father Z brings us the news that some men at the Vatican have apparently lost their marbles:   I have sometimes offered that, were I Pope, I would create two new dicasteries (while axing a bunch of others).

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Quotes Suitable for Framing: William Manchester

  He was a thundering paradox of a man, noble and ignoble, inspiring and outrageous, arrogant and shy, the best of men and the worst of men, the most protean, most ridiculous, and most sublime. No more baffling, exasperating soldier

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PopeWatch: Mexicanization

  Time for another round of the popular game, “I’m Offended!!!”:   The Vatican said Wednesday that Pope Francis “absolutely did not intend to offend the Mexican people” when he appeared to express concern that drug trafficking was making his

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