“We Have A Pope!” (Who Cares?)

Okay, I care--in the sense that I am interested. However, I have lived long enough to know that it's impossible to predict what a newly elected pope will do. It's like Supreme Court justices. Everybody gets all in a dizzy tizzy about every newly appointed justice--claiming he or she will do such-and-such. Generally speaking, it doesn't turn out the way the "experts" predicted. I'm vicariously excited for my Catholic brothers and sisters. But for myself, no, I'm not excited. The bishop of Rome … [Read more...]