He said reports that Pope Benedict will reintroduce the Tridentine Mass, which dates from 1570 and is largely conducted in Latin, were wrong – not least because of the Pope's desire to avoid more controversies. A speech last year offended Muslims and more recently he gave initial support to a Polish archbishop who was eventually forced to resign, after admitting that he had collaborated with the communist-era secret police."He is not going to do it," Fr Foster said. "He had trouble with Regensberg, and then trouble in Warsaw, and if he does this, all hell will break loose."
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THE CATHOLIC KNIGHT: I hope this guy is wrong. I would hate to think that "God's Rottweiler" (our beloved "German Shepherd") is nothing more than a timid lapdog. This depiction of Benedict doesn't match what I've seen so far, but who knows, everybody has their limits. Maybe this pope has reached his?