summed up in a single headline:
The amazingly out-of-touch folly of American bishops is incredible to behold sometimes. No wonder people respond so strongly to the Real Deal when they see it in Francis. The sheer relief of meeting a shepherd who thinks and acts like a shepherd and not like a bureaucrat with a taste for brandy is volcanic.
Memo to Bp Myers: the phrase was “a Church that is poor and for the poor” not “a Church that is impoverished by the pampered and incompetent”.