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ADIOS, BERTONE? OR IS THAT TOO MUCH TO HOPE FOR?

As long-time readers of this blog well know, since 2006 I have been a constant critic of Cardinal Betone’s exercise of his role as Secretary of State in the Church.  This latest column by Sandro Magister reassures me that I … Continue reading

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BET ON BERTONE TO BETTER HIS CONTROL OF THE CURIA

!!!! The announcement that the Secretary of State, Cardinal Bertone, has acquired the power to screen requests for special faculties from the dicasteries of the Curia is another example of the growth of his power.  The Secretary of State has … Continue reading

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