Archives: Catholicism

Pope Francis: Bishop of Rome… and Vigilante Vicar?

He may be TIME Magazine’s Person of the Year, but not everybody loves Pope Francis’ unconventional approach. He’s washed the feet of criminals, he’s personally corresponded with a group of gay Italians, and he drives an ’84 Renault. This hour we’ll talk about whether conservative Catholics welcome the change or think he’s gone too far.

Women in the Catholic Church

The ordination of women in the priesthood by some members of the Catholic Church

Women’s Ordination in the Catholic Priesthood

The issue of women’s ordination in the Catholic priesthood, and the response of the Catholic Church to dissent