Daily Archives: 9 November 2014

“Public Suicide”

Rocco didn’t pull any punches in the report on Cardinal Burke: Then again, following the cardinal’s recent comments that the church under Francis “is like a ship without a rudder” and affirming “the risk” of a schism over the Pope’s … Continue reading

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Synod on the Family 3: One More Year of Reflection

Is this document, the “Relatio Synodi,” the final word? Not really. You can still read the full document here. But paragraph 3 makes clear that a whole year of reflection is yet ahead, with the “ordinary” synod still to come next October:  … Continue reading

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DPPL 121: Presentation and Mothers

Let’s continue with the second of four sections that treat the Presentation: 121. Popular piety is sensitive to the providential and mysterious event that is the Conception and birth of new life. Christian mothers can easily identify with the maternity of … Continue reading

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