martedì 20 giugno 2017

(Inés San Martín) Pope Francis's recent demand for all the priests of a Nigerian diocese to write him pledging loyalty, including accepting the bishop he's confirmed, may seem to come out of left field, but in fact it builds on a similar request made by the Vatican in 2014 and rejected at the time by the dissident priests. To the casual observer, a recent papal threat to suspend (...)