The Pope and the Philistines

February 18, 2013 Tracey Rowland 0

In Called to Communion, published in 1996, a decade before the beginning of his papacy, Joseph Ratzinger had some strong words to say about the bureaucratic machinery of the Church.  He wrote: The more administrative […]

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A Pope Who Thinks in Centuries

April 18, 2010 Tracey Rowland 0

In 1963 Columbia Pictures produced the movie The Cardinal. According to Wikipedia the Vatican’s liaison officer on the project was a young Joseph Ratzinger. In the movie there is a dialogue between a couple of […]