Sandy Barrett
2287
"The pope is not an idea. Some people say 'I am with the pope, but not with this one.' And they are mistaken." [Maybe not]
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New Cardinal Pierre's suggestion for US bishops: 'Always listen' to the pope

Pope Francis' ambassador to the U.S. admonished Catholic bishops who claim to adhere to papal authority, while at the same …
Vincent Capuano
That is ridiculous. Catholics have disputed the legitimacy of popes and papal statements for centuries. Saints and doctors of the church have been part of the disputes. Papal authority does not reside in the person of the Pope but in his affirmation of what the Church has taught everywhere, always and by everyone.
Boanerges Boanerges
Yeah, pope is a real person but he ain't Jorge the false prophet