Comments on: New pope’s simple style shifts tone from Benedict’s papacy http://blogs.reuters.com/faithworld/2013/03/19/new-popes-simple-style-shifts-tone-from-benedicts-papacy/ Religion, faith and ethics Sat, 23 Apr 2016 23:25:07 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.5 By: scythe http://blogs.reuters.com/faithworld/2013/03/19/new-popes-simple-style-shifts-tone-from-benedicts-papacy/comment-page-1/#comment-76651 Thu, 21 Mar 2013 10:12:21 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/faithworld/?p=27997#comment-76651 this article is pure ventriloquism

tom didn’t like benedict, so he recycles the classic binary of
good conciliar cop vs. bad papal cop

the good: steel-wearing fashion understatement, tools of the conciliar plebescite;
the bad: the frisson of papal authority when it wears a piece of metal with a yellow colour.

as francis will find out, palm sunday is all about popularity

followed by the long lonely walk to calvary when you start to teach truth and morals

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