His latest column in the Denver Catholic Register is a great discussion of our new Holy Father. Here's a taste:
Benedict XVI is not only more experienced in the life of the intellect and Christian conscience than his critics, he’s also more faithful to the mission of the Church and more anchored in the peace that comes from knowing and loving her founder — Jesus Christ.
And he directly addresses some of the editorial comments recently in the media, to wit:
As one columnist bitterly observed, “the cafeteria is now closed.” Of course, for believers, it was never open.
Witty, pithy and sensible. I only wish I were eligible to invite him to dinner. Vivat, Archbishop!