Pope Benedict XVI is followed by Vatican Secretary of State Tarcisio Bertone upon his arrival at Barcelona’s airport on November 6. Bertone, a conservative, will appoint the next nuncio to Britain.(TONI ALBIR/AFP/Getty Images)
Pope Benedict XVI is followed by Vatican Secretary of State Tarcisio Bertone upon his arrival at Barcelona’s airport on November 6. Bertone, a conservative, will appoint the next nuncio to Britain.
(TONI ALBIR/AFP/Getty Images)

Catholic Church’s Rightward Swing

November 29, 2010  •  From theTrumpet.com
How the pope is making the Catholic Church think more like he does.
 

What effect will former Church of England members defecting to Rome have on the Catholic Church? Some may suppose an influx of fresh blood from the traditionally more liberal Anglican Church would push the Catholic Church in England to the left.

Actually, it is the Catholic liberals who hate the pope’s new plan to create a special “Ordinariate” for Anglicans to retain some of their heritage inside the Catholic Church.

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