mercoledì 7 giugno 2017

(John Allen, Austen Ivereigh, and Charles Collins) On "The Crux of the Matter," a weekly radio show on the Catholic Channel, Sirius XM 129, Crux's Austen Ivereigh, Charles Collins and John Allen discussed a possible "summer surprise" from Pope Francis – floating a social encyclial a new Marian dogma, and a changing of the guard at the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith respectively. Here’s what we know about the lay of the land in and around the Vatican at the beginning of summer 2017. Pope Francis is not scheduled to travel anywhere until early September, when he heads to Colombia, and because this is not a jubilee year, there are no major events to prepare for over the summer. (...)