18Mar Who are the people waiting for Pope Francis?

Joan Chittister speaks of the weariness of people in the pews, waiting for a new pope who will changes everything (first published in the National Catholic Reporter online, 14 March 2013: submitted by Sheila McHugh).

18Mar The new pope gives good omens

Brendan Hoban is cautiously optimistic after the election of Francis.  He recognises some real signs of hope for the future.

18Mar 18 March. Monday in the Fifth Week of Lent

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