When should you watch for the Sistine Chapel’s papal election smoke? Check out Jimmy Akin’s blog at the National Catholic Register. Jimmy, who can also be heard on “Catholic Answers Live” radio show, is one of the most knowledgeable and entertaining apologists in the Church today. He also shares great low-carb recipes. If Jimmy tells you something, its the straight stuff, and you can take it to the bank. While you’re there, check out the NC Register’s other blogs and stories. It’s an outstanding Catholic newspaper.
Usually we draw out brackets for college basketball in March, but for this upcoming conclave the Religious News Service offers this Sweet Sistine Update: Round of Elite Eight Eminences.
Go there now and fill out your bracket. Voting will close March 6 at 9 p.m. Eastern Time in the United States.
Who knew Lutherans could be so funny? (Well, other Lutherans, I suppose.) These guys so NAIL it in regard to some of the silly stuff being said about the conclave.
I first saw this on Father John Zuhlsdorf’s blog, “What does the prayer really say,” at wdtprs.com/blog/. He’s awesome. Go visit the House of Z after you’ve seen the video.
Go ahead. They need all the help they can get.
Check out the Vatican’s Online Benedict book. Sweet!