Nicaraguan Jesuit, ex-Sadinista gets last chance at exercising priestly ministry

In a recent move that garnered little public attention amidst the tense media coverage enveloping this week’s Vatican summit on clerical sexual abuse and the protection of minors, Pope Francis restored priestly faculties to a Nicaraguan Jesuit and poet, Ernesto Cardenal, who was once an active liberation theologian and militant Marxist activist. Continue Reading…
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