Since 1797, America and the Holy See have been friends, strangers, and friends once more
Progressives are being politically opportunistic. It could come back to haunt them.
In these turbulent times, he's gained mass appeal with a simple message
The backlash from liberals and conservatives alike is good for his mission
He's no Amy Schumer, but that's okay.
His encyclical almost dares politicians to politicize it