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The trouble with “Karol”

  “Karol: A Man Who Became Pope,” which aired on the Hallmark channel this past August, is a beautiful film about the pre-papal life of the man the world knew […]

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Exploding the myth of ‘Hitler’s Pope’

A year or so ago, my friend Liz Lev, the best English-speaking guide in Rome, was taking a group of American tourists through St. Peter’s Basilica. Seeing the bronze statue […]

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Dr. Wills comes unhinged

“Why isn’t there a ‘progressive’ candidate?” was, to some, one of the mysteries of this past April’s conclave. The fact that John Paul II had named so many of the […]