August 14, 2013

We Need More Christians Like Francis

Marv Knox, Baptist Standard

Here’s a nomination for the most interesting question of the month: “Is Francis too radical for the flock?”

That question dominates a fascinating essay by Michael D’Antonio, a Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist and author, in the latest edition of Foreign Policy  magazine. Religion News Service referenced the question, as did dozens of websites and newspapers.

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Pope Francis Banishes 'Bling Bishop'
Winfield & Petroff, Associated Press
Pope Francis temporarily expelled a German bishop from his diocese on Wednesday because of a scandal over a 31-million-euro project to build a new residence complex, but refused calls to remove him permanently.The Vatican... more ››
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Pope Francis, Kirkian
Stephen Bainbridge,
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October 25, 2013
Pope Could Tear Apart Religious Right
McKay Coppins, BuzzFeed
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October 21, 2013
Could Pope Francis Make Women Cardinals?
David Gibson, WaPo
Could a woman vote for the next pope?Pope Francis has said repeatedly that he wants to see greater roles for women in the Catholic Church, and some argue that he could take a giant step in that direction by appointing women to... more ››