Saturday Update on Pope Francis

Establishes Group of Cardinals to Advise Him on Governance – C. Harmon
Pp. Francis, an Enigma for Catholic Intellectuals – T. J. Burdick, Igntm Tdy
Advisory Group First Big Step Toward Real Reform at Vatican – Jn. Thavis
Cardinal O’Malley Has Failed to Govern & Reform – Boston Catholic Insider
The College of Super-Cardinals – New Catholic, Rorate Cæli
Pope Francis Convokes a “Group” of Cardinals – Fr. Z’s Blog
Early Returns on Pope Francis’ Pontificate – Edward Pentin, Daily Reg
Interview with And. Tornielli on Popes’ Geo-Outlook – Geographic Travels
Fr. Scannone: “Meet My Pupil, Bergoglio” – La Stampa/Vatican Insider
Scripture Interpretation Must Embrace Meaning of Tradition – Rorate Cæli
An Anthology of Pope Francis’ April Marian References – Edward Looney
It’s the Deniers of This Who Hate Pp. Francis – Kevin O’Brien, Waiting. . .
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