Is the 'meltdown' of the Church part of God's plan?
March 27, 2012, Jamie L. Manson
Expelled from the Dominican order 20 years ago after a battle with Cardinal Ratzinger, Matthew Fox has continued to write about Catholicism. But is his latest book, The Pope's War, sound criticism or sour grapes? In this extract from a lengthy interview, he postulates that the demise of the institutional Church may be a blessing.