Why conservative Catholics think Pope Francis is a fraud

For starters, the pope often talks like a progressive

Pope Francis waves to onlookers while arriving at the Vatican.
(Image credit: REUTERS/Max Rossi)

It's been four years since Pope Francis kicked off one of the most striking papacies in memory. Within the Catholic world, sadly divided into warring political camps, he is seen as a hero by progressive Catholics and a scourge of conservatives.

Why do so many conservatives dislike Pope Francis? In many cases, because he makes noises they dislike.

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