I don’t think the Vatican will ever by the same.
Pope Dominic? Pope Benedict? Much too tame!
A Pope named Ignatius
Would be too rapacious.
So, we get a Jesuit with a Franciscan name.
The New Pope’s Name
About Ted Peters
Ted Peters is an author, professor, and pastor. He is Research Professor Emeritus in Systematic Theology and Ethics at Pacific Lutheran Theological Seminary (PLTS), the Center for Theology and the Natural Sciences (CTNS), and the Graduate Theological Union (GTU) in Berkeley, California. He offers a theological analysis of culture, analyzing especially the role of science in culture. He co-edits the journal, Theology and Science.