Much of what he says in his public statements appears not entirely intellectually well thought through; at times it is even totally incoherent
Topic: Iraq war
The Pope opines that war is how the great world economies ‘keep their balance sheets in the black’. I repeat: shouldn’t he be more careful with what he says?
As we contemplate the fate of Catholics in Mosul, this should be a time of mourning.
Perhaps now the US will end its policy of intervention in order to make future Iraqs impossible
Bishop Warduni says his country still has no law, no government, and terrorists ‘come and go as they please’
Some have been learnt – the idea, for instance, that Britain should have stayed out of Iraq. But others have not