Jeb Bush Faces a Catholic Question in 2016

Originally posted on Blithe Spirit:
​The Pope Francis problem: ​A new poll shows the former governor of Florida — brother of President Bush 43 and son of President Bush 41 — leading the field of potential 2016 Republican presidential candidates. The poll comes just as Pope Francis is moving assertively, and some might say clumsily,…

Pope’s god of money . . .

Originally posted on Blithe Spirit:
“​Pope Francis’s edict on climate change will anger deniers and US churches,” says left-wing Guardian of England, quoting him: “In recent months, the pope has argued for a radical new financial and economic system to avoid human inequality and ecological devastation. In October he told a meeting of Latin American…