Despite the pope’s plea to put down arms, many Catholic politicians are making a different argument about morality of warfare, particularly around the obligation to use force, when necessary, to protect innocent life.
Francis’ papacy is cause for Catholics, especially millennials, to bring back the word “papist.”
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