venerdì 12 maggio 2017

Francia
For French Catholics, the political future has more questions than answers
America
(Pascal-Emmanuel Gobry) The melodrama of the French presidential election is over: Emmanuel Macron, the centrist technocrat, has resoundingly defeated far-right leader Marine Le Pen. But one drama is only entering act one: What will be the impact of France's surging, rejuvenated, newly-assertive Catholicism on French politics? While no politician or party can ever perfectly reflect the rich tapestry of Catholic social doctrine in this fallen world, the Macron-Le Pen face-off posed a singular challenge to any Catholic trying to make a faith-informed vote. (...)