The Pope slapped a woman who forcefully grabbed his hand in a crowd in order to shake it. The video became a viral sensation. I find this very Orwellian.
"Cancel culture" isn't just a pop culture phenomenon in America, but is something that has existed in the church for a long time. In today's podcast, I look at cancel culture in the context of pastoral ministry, and how we must look to make whole again, those who have been removed from ministry.