Headlines - Dec. 15, 2014

The Boston Globe

Here are highlights from - Covering all things Catholic:

  • Deal with it: Francis is the pope: Conspiracy theories aside, Francis is legitimate. PLUS: The Church doesn't have all the answers, why the Dalai Lama was snubbed, and an update on American nuns. John Allen Jr. reports.
  • Forum panelists on Francis: Peace, dialogue, and kindness: The welcome and open tone Pope Francis has brought to the Catholic Church will survive him and his papacy, some prominent Catholic writers and America's most famous "nun on the bus" said at a forum last week. Margery Eagan details the latest.