Let’s be honest – when he first came out, I think we were all surprised. Cardinal Bergoglio was on maybe some of the longer lists, but certainly not the short lists. Almost everyone said he was too old, that we thought the cardinals would go for someone much younger after the resignation of Benedict. So … More Habemus Papam! Cardinalum…who?
People have become so use to modernity and convenience, we’ve even gone as far as modelling church on it. Just how far is too far?