giovedì 25 novembre 2021

Stati Uniti
What Pope, U.S. bishops and others might be grateful for this Thanksgiving

(John L. Allen Jr., Crux) By the time most Americans wake up today, those of us who are American ex-pats in Rome will either be a) well into our Thanksgiving revels, even though it’s not a holiday in Italy and thus most of us have to play hooky or b) scrambling to keep up with the latest bombshell development on the Pope Francis front, because work managed to find us anyway.The last time a uniquely American holiday rolled around, July 4, Francis chose that day to enter Rome’s Gemelli Hospital for what the Vatican described as a “planned” but never revealed colon surgery. (...)