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  • Three ironies about a dramatic show of papal muscle in Nigeria

    Three ironies about a dramatic show of papal muscle in Nigeria

    • Jun 11, 2017

    At the popular level, Pope Francis often is perceived as a lovey-dovey man of dialogue and peace. However, beneath that surface still beats the heart of a classic Jesuit superior, and a dramatic show of papal muscle in Nigeria this week confirms that when the time comes for obedience, he fully and completely expects to get it.

  • Kenyan bishops warn politicians may seek to inflame tensions

    Kenyan bishops warn politicians may seek to inflame tensions

    • Nov 18, 2016

    “This is the only Kenya we have, and we must guard our liberties jealously so that those who come after us will find a country where there is peace and harmony,” the country’s bishops say. “We should never allow a few individuals to spoil the peace in Kenya and interfere with our inheritance.”