“…I do understand, from sources within Santa Marta, that the Pope is not happy at all, that he’s quite at his…boiling with rage, so he’s really not happy at all with this, but he had been given two months to respond to it, and he chose not to respond to it, so the Cardinals went public.”--Edward Pentin on EWTN's "The World Over"
"The Jubilee? I made no plan, said the Pope, I simply let myself be led by the Spirit. The Church is the Gospel; it is not a path of ideas. Francis continued, in his conversation with Stefania Falasca, ”I like to think that the Almighty has a bad memory. Once he forgives, he forgets. Because it is blessed to forgive. For me, that’s enough. The experience of forgiveness teaches one to shift the Christian conception from legalism to the Person of God, who became mercy.” “Some, as with certain responses to ,” the Pope said, “persist in seeing only white or black, when rather one ought to discern in the flow of life . But these critiques – if they’re not from an evil spirit – do help. Some types of rigorism spring from the desire to hide one’s own dissatisfaction under armour,” the Pope said. No one is selling doctrine."--Pope Francis