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Francis: Cardinal Ratzinger Was Stopped By Vatican “Filters”

During his flight to Rome (February 5) Francis told an anecdote about Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger who during his tenure as the prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith, wanted to take …
en.news mentioned this post in John Paul’s Private Secretary Offers Weak Disclaimer to Francis' Account.
Dr Bobus
Sodano was not in favor or Bergoglio--too radical. Sodano, however, was opposed to BXVI..

Sodano is neo con--he thought the Church could be both Catholic and Protestant.
CatMuse
Didn't Cardinal Sodano support the election of Jorge Bergoglio? Yes. Wasn't Cardinal Sodano in charge of the ballot box? Yes. Did Pope Benedict weaponise Marciel by promoting him or even allowing him to retain his office after becoming Pope? No.