However, new scholarship has ... Conquest and Identity in Africa and ...
Feb 13, 2013 ... An African pope would show African Catholicism has come of age, ... churches of
the West, and that Africa should also become the center for ...
Feb 19, 2013 ... Over the decades that I have travelled in Africa I have met only four African
atheists. Africans seem naturally networked to religion. All meetings ...
Nov 25, 2015 ... Africans now account for 14 percent of the world's 1.2 billion Catholics, but ...
Corruption is the top public issue in Kenya right now, with new scandals ... Father
Mwangi said the pope should wrap his anticorruption message in ...
Feb 12, 2013 ... (British bookmakers offering odds on the next pope have already made ... "I think
what we should be looking for, probably what we should be doing ... be the first
pope from sub-Saharan Africa and the first-ever black pope.
Mar 1, 2013 ... If the Catholic Church chooses a pope from sub-Saharan Africa, it would be a first
— but not from that continent. Early popes were North African mosaic of race,
ethnicity. ... Christopher Bellitto, a church historian at Kean University in New ...
So it should be no surprise that three early popes hailed from that .....
Mar 12, 2013 ... From Rome to Africa: Meet 20 men who could be pope ..... I'm betting that
Cardinal Peter Turkson from African Ghana, will be the next Pope. ... Only the
most qualified leader should be elected in any position without regard for ...
Dec 2, 2015 ... These expressions — “Spiritual lungs”, “new center of gravity of World ... Pope
Francis saw that African Catholicism is rising; that Africans take the ... Indeed,
African Christianity should be driven by a faith that does justice ...
Nov 24, 2015 ... Pope Francis begins his first visit to Africa this week. ... Christ is also a paradigm
shift which invites the African church leaders to a new way ... The African church
should be a church of the poor, a church with the poor, a church ...
Dec 1, 2015 ... Pope Francis found a church in rude health and set to gain in influence ... 1215:
Visit to a refugee camp at Bangui in the Central African Republic ... the Pope said
the world should first deal with hunger, poverty and the lack ... BBC News - New
hope for Holy Land's minefield churches https://t.co/vxbTKtcL6i.