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1 posted on 02/15/2013 6:02:30 AM PST by marshmallow
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To: marshmallow
Here's a common misconception, at least in the media.

The newly-elected Pope must somehow change all the existing Chuch doctrine, in order to "bring the Church into modern times," and make the Church reflect the diversity and changing norms of society.

2 posted on 02/15/2013 6:08:22 AM PST by Lou L (Health "insurance" is NOT the same as health "care")
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To: marshmallow

I find it interesting that the same ilk who are looking for a conspiracy, rather than accept the resignation is age related, are the ones who mocked John Paul for his frail health in his latter years.


3 posted on 02/15/2013 6:11:36 AM PST by lacrew (Mr. Soetoro, we regret to inform you that your race card is over the credit limit.)
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To: marshmallow
Catholic Culture is not on the excerpt or Copyright List.

The whole article:

The mainstream media are suddenly taking a keen interest in Vatican affairs, sending reporters to process the latest unfounded rumors from Rome. Meanwhile self-proclaimed experts on Catholicism are flooding the internet with their own theories. As a result, thousands of inaccurate stories are appearing every day. Once again I encourage readers to treat every new report with caution, and sensational reports with outright skepticism. To separate the wheat from the chaff, keep checking this site.

We cannot correct every misleading story that appears in the media; there are simply too many. But we can, and will, offer occasional bulletins to clear up the most popular misconceptions. For instance:


4 posted on 02/15/2013 8:11:54 AM PST by Salvation ("With God all things are possible." Matthew 19:26)
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