Cardinal Burke, Bishop Schneider: Silence About Errors Under Pope Francis Would Be ‘Great Sin’

(via LifeSite) Cardinal Raymond Burke and Bishop Athanasius Schneider have issued a statement defending loyal criticism of Pope Francis, protesting that “defamatory reproaches” laid against such critics and the “almost total infallibilization” of papal remarks have eliminated the possibility of “honest and intellectual theological debate.” In the three-page statement released first by the National Catholic… Continue reading Cardinal Burke, Bishop Schneider: Silence About Errors Under Pope Francis Would Be ‘Great Sin’

Cardinal Sarah Fears Westerners Taking Over Amazon Synod to Advance Dissident Agenda

(via LifeSite) An African cardinal who is no stranger to mission territory raised concern that the upcoming Amazon Synod is being taken over by Westerners to promote an agenda contrary to Catholic teaching.  Cardinal Robert Sarah, the Guinean Prefect of the Congregation for Divine Worship, gave voice to his worries in a recent French-language interview… Continue reading Cardinal Sarah Fears Westerners Taking Over Amazon Synod to Advance Dissident Agenda

Cardinal Burke, Bishop Schneider Announce Crusade of Prayer & Fasting

(via National Catholic Register) Citing “serious theological errors and heresies” in the Amazon Synod’s working document, they call on the faithful to pray and fast over a 40 day period to prevent such errors being approved. Cardinal Raymond Burke and Bishop Athanasius Schneider have issued an eight-page declaration warning against six “serious theological errors and… Continue reading Cardinal Burke, Bishop Schneider Announce Crusade of Prayer & Fasting

Pope Francis Changes Catechism, Presents New Teaching on Death Penalty

(via AP) Pope Francis has changed Catholic Church teaching about the death penalty, saying in a new policy published Thursday that it is always “inadmissible” because it “attacks” the inherent dignity of all humans. The Vatican said Francis had approved a change to the Catechism of the Catholic Church — the compilation of official Catholic… Continue reading Pope Francis Changes Catechism, Presents New Teaching on Death Penalty

Reflection – Contemplating the Holy Eucharist

June 2, 2018 – “…My children, the Eucharist-my Son alive among you-His words will help you comprehend, because His word is life, His word makes the soul breath, His word brings about cognition of love.” The Most Holy and Blessed Sacrament of the Eucharist is as Catechism states, “the sum and summary of our faith.”… Continue reading Reflection – Contemplating the Holy Eucharist

U.S. Bishop Encourages Married Couples to be Open to Life, Reject Contraception

(via LifeSite) Bishop Joseph Strickland of Tyler, Texas, included a powerful message about the truth of God’s plan for human life in his homily Sunday on the Solemnity of the Nativity of St. John the Baptist.  We need God in every aspect of married life, he said, in the marital act and beyond, and that… Continue reading U.S. Bishop Encourages Married Couples to be Open to Life, Reject Contraception

Cardinal Burke: Irish Catholics Did Not Receive Support From Rome in Abortion Battle

(via LifeSiteNews) Ireland’s recent caving into the globalist agenda of abortion and same-sex “marriage” is partly due to silence coming from Rome, American Cardinal Raymond Burke said in an interview last week with Polish weekly “Sieci” magazine.  “In Ireland, during the campaign before the referendum on protection of the life of the unborn, just like… Continue reading Cardinal Burke: Irish Catholics Did Not Receive Support From Rome in Abortion Battle