- Dec 8, 2019
As Pope Francis prepares to visit the United States, it’s telling that many Americans are still trying to get a political read on him. Some are convinced he’s a leftist reformer, some see him as a conservative in sheep’s clothing, and many are just a little bit confused.
Cardinal Luis Antonio Tagle of Manila is in the spotlight this week as Pope Francis visits the Philippines. Last March, Crux associate editor John L. Allen Jr. traveled to Manila to give a talk to mark the 50th anniversary of Divine Word Seminary in Tagaytay City and for a dinner