Good summary and analysis of @DouthatNYT v. @MassimoFaggioli
Last week I attended an event at Jesuit-run Fordham University (hereafter F.U.), billed as a debate between Ross Douthat of the NYT (aka Hell’s Bible) and uber-lib Massimo “Beans” Faggioli of Augustinian-run Villanova (a committed “New catholic Red Guard”), about the state of the Church after 5 years of the papacy of Pope Francis. The two have in the past engaged on Twitter. Their positions differ starkly. Ross is right. “Beans”… not so much.
I was going to write about it more at length than I did, but I figured someone else would. I was not disappointed.
At NRO, Tim Rice summed