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  • Deal with it: Francis is the pope

    British writer and veteran Catholic professional Austen Ivereigh has a terrific new book out called The Great Reformer: Francis and the Making of a Radical Pope. Among other things, he’s masterful in explaining how navigating the ideologically charged period of Argentina’s “Dirty War” prepared the pontiff to try to hold

  • Photos: Animals may not end up with God, but here they are with popes

    Did Pope Francis really say animals can go to heaven? It appears not. But he seems to enjoy being around them. As did his two predecessors. Below, photos of popes with lions and lambs, and even a slithering serpent. An earlier version of this gallery cited information from the New

  • Dogs in heaven? Pope Francis leaves pearly gates open

    Pope Francis has given hope to gays, unmarried couples and advocates of the Big Bang theory. Now, he has endeared himself to dog lovers, animal rights activists and vegans. During a weekly general audience at the Vatican last month, the pope, speaking of the afterlife, appeared to suggest that animals


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