According to the BBC, the Pope’s “personal preacher” has likened “criticism of the pontiff and Church over child abuse to ‘collective violence’ suffered by the Jews.”
Response 1: Huh??
Response 2: Maybe he should get together with Frank Rich and compare notes.
Response 3: If I were the Catholic Church, I wouldn’t get too high and mighty about persecuted Jews.
Response 4: Why does the Pope need a personal preacher?