While some of our friends are nervous (or worse) about the forthcoming encyclical, scholars at the University of Notre Dame are getting excited.
The Public Religion Research Institute looks at the differences between white Catholics and Hispanic Catholics when it comes to the environment. Two core explanations of the divergence: more white RCs watch Fox News and Pope Francis is a Latino!
And, former Sen. Rick Santorum just can't help himself. Now he is doing his best impersonation of theologian Nancy Pelosi, only in photographic negative.