The Dispatch

A tale of two Georges

March 20, 2019 George Weigel 12

When a pope is elected, the cardinals who have just chosen him make their way to the Hall of Benedictions atop the narthex of St. Peter’s Basilica. It’s a challenging journey for some: In 2005, […]

Analysis

The Holy See and Cardinal Pell

March 13, 2019 George Weigel 54

Cardinal George Pell’s December 2018 conviction on charges of “historic sexual abuse” was a travesty of justice, thanks in part to a public atmosphere of hysterical anti-Catholicism — a fetid climate that had a devastating […]