toil and Trouble. Double-trouble. Just a few pics from the Roman Forum week in Gardone Riviera, all the way back in 2011. Basically two straight weeks of Aperol spritz, 5 course meals and shop-talk. Looooots of shop-talk. (Seriously, WAY too much shop-talk!) Just for fun.
You may have noticed that the Synod ended on Monday, and we’re still posting. This is not a mistake. You may also have noticed that something on the masthead has changed: I’d like to start by sharing with
His Holiness has been bashing those ‘Doctors of the Law’ again. He’s very hard on the Jews, isn’t he, His Holiness? I do wish that, as well as warning us of “their yeast,” the Pope would remind his hearers that Jesus Christ was rebuking the
The Mayor of Rome just resigned. Ignazio Marino was the socialist who replaced the more or less decent Alemanno a couple of years ago. As a crazed social progressive militant expansionist, I’m among those who are not the least bit sorry to see him go.