Pope Francis may have had ugly ties to the Dirty War in Argentina.
When the smoke signals rise from the Vatican indicating the conclave of cardinals has selected a new pope, it would be powerful if this time the ashes were a shade darker than white.
Here’s hoping that Benedict’s successor will be more open to honestly examining his own faith—and less prone to pointing fingers at others.
Was it the Nuns on the Bus? Was it the continuing revelations that something is rotten in the city of Los Angeles besides the Lakers?
When the Pope announced this morning that he was resigning, he mentioned that he could no longer lead given "the pressures of spiritual leadership in the modern world."
Scandal in the Vatican: “The butler did it.”
As someone who was molested as a child by a trusted parish priest, I’ve had to wait a long time for any real opportunity to see justice done.
He is delivering a message of denial and a bouquet of poison flowers to the people who are suffering needlessly from this catastrophic disease.
Faster than you can say, “CA Supreme Court overturns ban on gay marriage,” his Extreme Slippery Slopeheadedness, Pope Benedict, had an announcement to make.