A Pope to give the Church a Youthful Face, Faith and Energy?


Yesterday I mentioned on Facebook that the more I read about the younger set of Cardinals the more I like these "Ratzingerians", (so named because they've mostly been appointed by Pope Benedict XVI). I was very taken with this John Allen interview with Cardinal John Onaiyekan (referred to by some as the "Timothy Dolan of Africa"); he seems very sensible, faithful, smart and even charming.Dolan, of course, is a Ratzingerian, as is Boston's Cardinal Sean O'Malley. Just over half of the College … [Read more...]