Hans Kung commented on the crisis in the Catholic church on March 18 in the National Catholic Reporter.
He says the current mess is another sign that church's policy requiring celibacy for priests is harmful.
Meanwhile, a colleague of mine commented that he saw only one problem with my commentary on Religion Dispatches this week: instead of concluding "The house of cards will fall," I should have written "is falling."
"My sense is that this may play out farther, deeper, and faster than any of us might have imagined in the past," he wrote in an email.
Farther and deeper and faster... oh my!