The Pope, I mean the old Pope, which now technically is the old-old Pope, since he is old and no longer the Pope. But anyways, he did not approve the use of condoms, despite HIV and all, as we all know. Maybe an opportunity for the new one to look into that when he comes.
In Bogota they did go ahead with a good example, this past, rainy Christmas days of last year, Josef, Maria and all the folks at the Christmas scene were covered in rubber. - Maybe a sign for a positive change?