Pope Francis

Commentary: A Challenging Faith
Call me Catholic but under protest.  This morning I went to Mass at St. Ignatius, an Eastern Orthodox Church near home.  Many of the members of the parish are former Roman Catholics and Lutherans.  There are several African immigrants there who appear very devout...
Commentary: The Pope Francis Conundrum
Nothing personal but I’m one Roman Catholic worn down searching for a Pope Francis decoder ring.  Since many of my friends and I carry a more orthodox view of our faith we tread softly around the Francis dilemma.  We wouldn’t want to offend and perhaps harm any opportunities for an afterlife.  F...
Commentary: Why Refugees When We’ve Needs of Our Own?
I take it for granted if you go stand on a bridge and hold up a sign as tens of thousands of vehicles pass by you’re looking to engage a public response.  When you get a reply you don’t like I think it’s fair to ask why were you expecting everyone would applaud you...