Fidelio tells us a lot about how liberalism has triumphed over its romantic roots
How come that empty papal chair has become so widely interpreted as symbolic, even sinister? Is this part of a curial anti-Francis conspiracy?
What exactly is the meaning of that ‘Enigma of the Empty Chair’? Everyone seems agreed that there must be one
The histrionic response to Pope Francis missing a concert is unfair on a man who must make difficult decisions everyday
It seems the outpouring of love for the Pope has been feigned in some quarters and his detractors have leapt on a chance to criticise him
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