Daily Archives: 4 December 2016

Misericordia et Misera 11: Other Penance Practices

We continue looking at Pope Francis teaching on the Sacrament of Penance in his recent apostolic letter. His reflection in section 11 begins with Saint Paul’s personal awareness of sin, a theme in at least four of his letters to early … Continue reading

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Amoris Laetitia 244: Declarations of Nullity

Pope Francis has already directed a streamlining of the process to determine the sacramental nature of broken marriages. This was supported by the synod bishops. 244. A large number of Synod Fathers also “emphasized the need to make the procedure … Continue reading

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