The Pope

It was recently announced that Cardinal Stanislaw Dziwisz did not burn the private papers of Bl. John Paul II, as was requested in his will. Now they are being published in book form in Poland, and it’s causing quite a stir! It also raises some interesting questions. Here are 14 things to know and share […]

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Pope Francis has just released a new document titled Evangelii Gaudium. It is his first apostolic exhortation, and it is devoted to the theme of the new evangelization. Here are 9 things to know and share . . .   1) What does “Evangelii Gaudium” mean? It’s Latin for “The Joy of the Gospel.”   […]

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Pope Francis has just released his first encyclical, Lumen Fidei, or “the light of faith.” The first encyclical of a pope is always closely watched, because it frequently signals the way in which he intends to govern the Church. This new encyclical is even more intriguing because much of it was actually written by former Pope Benedict. […]

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  Pope Francis recently made the news by, apparently, acknowledging the existence of a “gay lobby” at the Vatican. What did he say? What did he mean? And what will he do in the future? Here are 10 things to know and share . . .   1. What did Pope Francis say? According to […]

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Some claim that it was James, not Peter, who was the leader of the early Church after the time of Christ. What evidence can they provide for this claim? And what evidence is there against it?   Which James? “James” was a common name in first century Judea, and there were several men named James […]

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  It has been widely reported that, when he was still the cardinal archbishop of Buenos Aires, the future Pope Francis washed the feet of women during the Mass of the Lord’s Supper. Now he has done so as pope. Did he break the Church’s law? What does this event mean, and how can we […]

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Benedict XVI’s resignation may have been the first papal resignation in hundreds of years, but it didn’t come completely out of the blue. He’d already indicated that he had been thinking about the subject of resignation. What is less well known is that other recent popes had been thinking about it, too. A lot of recent […]

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On Tuesday, March 19, Pope Francis will participate in his inauguration Mass. If he hasn’t been inaugurated, is he pope yet? If he is pope, why is this called is “inauguration” Mass? Here are 9 things you need to know.   1. Is Pope Francis already Pope, if he isn’t “inaugurated”? Yes. According to the […]

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Many people across the world are wondering when we should be watching the chimney above the Sistine Chapel to see the smoke that will tell us whether a new pope has been elected. Here is a quick guide to when to watch and what to expect . . .   The Color of the Smoke […]

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Will he be a Benedict? A John Paul? A Pius? A Leo? Something else entirely? I wanted to let you know about a special study I did last year on what name the next pope would choose. Normally, I use these Secret Info Club emails to send you fascinating information of a timeless nature, but […]

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