Pope Benedict at Cardinal Meisner's Requiem: Are the gloves finally coming off?
Today at the Requiem Mass for Cardinal Meisner, the Pope Emeritus, Benedixt XVI made the extraordinary claim that the barque of Peter is a boat on the verge of capsizing:
A full translation here from Bishop Campbell.
Why has Bishop Campbell considered it worth while translating these comments? He is known to be one of the few good, loyal & faithful bishops we have in this country, along with Mark Davies, Alan Hopes and Philip Egan. His translation is somewhat softer than some of the others so it could be that he is saying there's nothing to see here, but then why bother translating it at all?