Pope Francis has barely got his knees under the desk and already we have a barrage of conflicting information about his past.
I don't know which direction he will lead the Church in but, for heaven's sake, let's cut him some slack and allow him to get on with the job.
After the news of Pope Benedict's resignation the Catholic world got a touch of the willies clean forgetting that, whilst Christ might be sleeping, He is still present and in charge of the ship.
Now, we have rumour and counter rumour as to the future.
It brings a childhood hymn to mind -