Stop being soft on our despot, Venezuela’s bishops tell Francis

AN UNEXPECTED item popped up on the agenda of Pope Francis in recent days. Although the meeting did not feature in his pre-announced weekly schedule, on June 8th it became known that he had squeezed in some time to confer with six bishops from Venezuela, one of the most troubled places in the historically Catholic world.

  • He can’t afford to be soft on anyone.

  • Shebel

    Far as I am concerned— the fucking POPE—-
    Should Confess his own SINS before he bothers –
    The Rest of US.

  • Observer

    But he’s infallible. Karl Marx told him so.