Here are links/elaborations of things mentioned in Remnant episode 31: Is the Pope Catholic? with Ross Douthat:
–Official book page for To Change the Church: Pope Francis and the Future of Catholicism by Ross Douthat.
–Ross Douthat’s essay-length summary of his book in the New York Times.
–Ross Douthat’s podcast with Slate’s Isaac Chotiner.
–Ross on comparing Trump and Francis.
–The most Burkean line in Animal House.
-George Weigel on China and the Vatican: His initial take; a subsequent critique of a bishop; and his most recent assessment.