Today’s topics: Pope Francis & Cardinal Seán give interviews; Mercy and forgiveness; New episcopal vicar
Summary of today’s show: Our Thursday panel of Scot Landry, Gregory Tracy, Fr. Roger Landry and Dom Bettinelli consider the news headlines of the week, including Pope Francis’ latest interview in an Italian newspaper; Cardinal Seán’s interview with the Pilot reflecting on Pope Francis’ first year; Pope Francis on God’s mercy and sinners vs. the corrupt; and appointment of a new episcopal vicar.
Listen to the show:
Today’s host(s): Scot Landry
Today’s guest(s): Gregory Tracy, managing editor of the Pilot, and Fr. Roger Landry, pastor of St. Bernadette Parish in Fall River.
Links from today’s show:
- The Anchor
- The Pilot
- Some of the stories discussed on this show will be available on The Pilot’s and The Anchor’s websites on Friday morning. Please check those sites for the latest links.
- “Pope, in interview, suggests church could tolerate some civil unions”, Catholic News Service, 3/5/14
- Transcript: Pope Francis’ March 5 interview with Corriere della Sera, Catholic News Agency/EWTN News
- “Cardinal reflects on Pope Francis’ first year”, The Pilot, 3/6/14
- “Never Tiring of Asking for God’s Mercy, The Anchor, March 7, 2014”, Fr. Roger Landry, 3/7/14
- “Father Brian Kiely appointed West Region episcopal vicar”, The Pilot, 3/6/14