By Oswald Sobrino, J.D.; M.A. (Econ.); M.A. (Theo.); M.L. (Master of Latin), doctoral student, University of Florida.

Monday, April 8, 2013

The Bergoglio Effect

Here is an excerpt from the Italian press:

It’s the Bergoglio effect. While some scholars and websites – who were declared papists up until a month ago – continue to criticise the new Pope, whose sobriety in comparison to Benedict XVI has not gone down well with them, the wave of fondness for Francis has also not stopped.

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So much for the self-anointed magisteria of the internet! My advice: if you like the Pope, honk! By that, I mean express your views in comment boxes in major media outlets, both Catholic and secular.  As to the super-conservative, quasi-traditionalist sites, I would not make them a priority.