“Catholics” at the American Catholic Council, a gathering of dissenters in Detroit, are engaging in the usual papal bashing . National Catholic Reporter provides a glimpse of some of the rhetoric on tap at that event. Meanwhile, Anglicans in Maryland who will soon be joining the Church have already started praying for “Benedict, our pope,” according to this Washington Post story.
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