Weekly Clippings: Sede Vacante Edition

What an incredible week this has been.  The Chair of St. Peter is officially empty.  In an emotional day, the world watched as His Holiness Benedict XVI, pope-emeritus, was flown over the city of Rome to his temporary retirement home at Castel Gandolfo.  So as a rare papal retirement begins for Benedict, a Church waits as the next stage of our history unfolds.  Needless to say there was a lot to take in this week, and here a few items I found interesting. Continue reading →