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Posted at 07:05 PM ET, 09/19/2013

In interview, Pope Francis sets a new direction for the church

Pope Francis is different, reformist and open.

By E.J. Dionne Jr.  |  07:05 PM ET, 09/19/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  Abortion, catholic church, contraception, gay marriage, Pope Francis

Posted at 12:08 PM ET, 07/05/2013

Pope Francis's smart sainthood declaration

Granting sainthood to John XXIII and John Paul II shows a Pope who understands the need to bring a divided Catholic Church together.

By E.J. Dionne Jr.  |  12:08 PM ET, 07/05/2013 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  catholic church, Pope Francis

Posted at 04:06 PM ET, 04/20/2012

Catholic Bishops’ double message

Conservative Catholic leaders will ultimately regret targeting the nuns.

By E.J. Dionne Jr.  |  04:06 PM ET, 04/20/2012 |  Permalink  |  Comments ( 0)
Tags:  E.J. Dionne Jr., Catholic Church, Paul Ryan, budget