Friday, January 08, 2016

“Pope Francis” Channels “Adolph von Harnack”

They say that those who don't know history are doomed to repeat it. In 1972, David Wells observed that Rome had a “divided mind”; that “present-day Catholicism, on its progressive side, is teaching many of the ideas which the liberal Protestants espoused in the last century.” This has now gone all the way to the top, as “Pope Francis” takes up the 19th century liberal battle cry, “the Fatherhood of God, and the Brotherhood of Man”:


  1. so the 'fruits of peace & justice' trump the gifts of repentance, forgiveness, and salvation (in one Name alone)? And the blind are still leading the blind down the path of . . . . . :(

  2. I see Mark Shea over at the National Catholic Register thinks this is just great.