The pontiff may be alienating some of Europe’s conservative Catholics, but it’s nothing compared to the number of hearts he is winning among the Continent’s secularists and casual practitioners.
It’s not surprising that Venezuela’s Henrique Capriles would look to the Vatican for help.
EU Parliament President Martin Schultz visited the Vatican, invited the pope to address the EU, and invoked the memory of Charlemagne.
Will the ancient force behind Europe’s restrictions on Sunday commerce give in to the pleas?
In one of his final papal decrees before resigning, Pope Benedict invoked the term ‘Church of God’ as solely applying to the Roman Church, which he claims is the only true church.
Mass unemployment in the early 1930s gave rise to Adolf Hitler and Nazism. Could it happen again?
Before the Islamic incursion, much of this region was almost completely populated by Christians. Now the last vestiges of Christendom are fleeing in droves.