And now, a Village People jingle to back Cardinal Tagle for pope…

This has to be a first. Someone has cobbled together a version of “Y.M.C.A” endorsing the Philippines’ young Cardinal Luis Tagle for pope.   [Read more...]

“He’d make a great pope—someday”

That’s the common thinking about a personal favorite of mine among the papabile: a man dubbed the “Great Asian Hope,” the very young (55) Cardinal Luis Tagle of Manila. John Allen has this overview of his life and work, and shares some great stories about him: In the Imus diocese, Tagle was famous for not [Read More...]