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  • Pope alienates base, sees numbers drop

    01/14/2016 12:38:19 PM PST · by Olog-hai · 7 replies
    Politico Europe ^ | 1/12/16, 8:39 PM CET | Jacopo Barigazzi
    The honeymoon seems to be over for Pope Francis. New figures published by the Vatican show that the 79-year-old Argentine Jorge Mario Bergoglio, who won election to the papacy in 2013 and rode a groundswell of public support for what were seen as relatively modern views, is drawing smaller crowds and possibly alienating the base of traditional Catholics. In 2015, more than 3.2 million pilgrims visited and attended papal events, liturgies or prayer services at the Holy See, the Vatican said at the end of December. That was a sharp drop from the 5.9 million visitors received by Pope Francis...
  • Conservatives not happy with Pope Francis.Catholic Caucus

    09/21/2013 5:54:44 PM PDT · by fatima · 62 replies
    i was just taking a poll,no-one is happy with him.Who is tired of explaining a Pope.Who will be at the Red Mass in Washington to see who receive's Communion.Besides the usual suspect's who else do you think.
  • On French riots, Pope sounds like the Kerner Commission

    12/22/2005 3:46:19 PM PST · by rmlew · 26 replies · 1,279+ views
    View From the Right ^ | December 22, 2005 | Lawrence Auster
    According to an AP story at the French Yahoo website, Pope Benedict has been making fatally naïve, classically deluded, liberal-style comments about the meaning and “message” of the Muslim riots in France, namely that the riots express a “dissastisfaction” with society that society must do something about. Why can’t the Pope understand that the riots are not an expression of dissatisfaction with France, but an expression of emnity toward France, not a plea for better “integration” in France, but a scream in the face that no integration is possible? And when will Christians understand that unless the Church stands with...