The Common Good

Results for Argentina's Dirty War

How Long Will the Pope’s Honeymoon Last?
Originally Posted: 03/25/2013 - 9:43am | Type: Blog

Since the moment of his election on March 13, Pope Francis has been warmly embraced by his own flock and even the media and the wider public in a way his bookish predecessor, Benedict XVI, was not. ...

Honest Questions About the Argentine Pope
Originally Posted: 03/20/2013 - 11:46am | Type: Blog

Even as a non-Catholic, I was filled with hope when an Argentine cardinal said to be passionate about serving the poor stepped onto the balcony overlooking St. Peter’s Square as Pope Francis. ...

Pope Francis and the Long Shadow of Argentina’s 'Dirty War'
Originally Posted: 03/15/2013 - 1:17pm | Type: Blog

As life in communist Poland propelled Pope John Paul II’s crusade against the Soviets and coming of age in Nazi Germany shaped Pope Benedict XVI, Argentina’s Dirty War posed deep, existential questions for the ...