Bishop Schneider: Catholics Must Be Prepared to be Martyrs for Their Faith

(via Life Site) Catholics striving to remain in fidelity to the “greatest treasure” of their Catholic faith must be prepared for martyrdom as they witness before not only pagans and unbelievers but also other Catholics who have become heretics, said Kazakhstan Bishop Athanasius Schneider in a talk. Schneider, Auxiliary Bishop of Astana, Kazakhstan, gave the… Continue reading Bishop Schneider: Catholics Must Be Prepared to be Martyrs for Their Faith

Cardinal Burke: ‘The Apostasy of Faith In Our Time Rightly and Profoundly Frightens Us’

(via LifeSite) Article written by Lisa Bourne The crisis in the world 100 years ago when Our Lady appeared at Fatima continues today and has also infected the life of the Church, Cardinal Raymond Burke said yesterday. Addressing a Fatima conference in England coinciding with the 100th anniversary of the final apparition, Cardinal Burke said… Continue reading Cardinal Burke: ‘The Apostasy of Faith In Our Time Rightly and Profoundly Frightens Us’

Cardinal Burke: ‘Urgency’ to Resolve Dubia ‘Weighs Very Heavily on My Heart’

(via LifeSite) Two of the four dubia Cardinals seeking moral clarity from Pope Francis over his controversial teachings on marriage and family have died. But this will not stop the remaining two cardinals from continuing the “important work of resolving the dubia,” said Cardinal Raymond Burke, one of the dubia signers, in a new interview.… Continue reading Cardinal Burke: ‘Urgency’ to Resolve Dubia ‘Weighs Very Heavily on My Heart’

Dozens of Theologians Accuse Francis of Spreading Heresies

(via Correcto Filials) A 25-page letter signed by 40 Catholic clergy and lay scholars was delivered to Pope Francis on August 11th. Since no answer was received from the Holy Father, it is being made public today, 24th September, Feast of Our Lady of Ransom and of Our Lady of Walsingham. The letter, which is… Continue reading Dozens of Theologians Accuse Francis of Spreading Heresies

Francis Replaces John Paul II Institute with New School Focused on Amoris Laetitia

(via LifeSite) Pope Francis is replacing the renowned John Paul II Institute for Studies on Marriage and the Family with an institute focused on implementing Amoris Laetitia, the Vatican announced on Tuesday. In an apostolic letter, entitled Summa familiae cura, issued motu proprio on September 19, the Pope formally establishes a new academic institution, called… Continue reading Francis Replaces John Paul II Institute with New School Focused on Amoris Laetitia

Cardinal Burke: Confusion and Error from Catholic Leaders May Be Sign of End Times

(via LifeSite) “Confusion, division, and error” within the Catholic Church coming from “shepherds” even at the highest levels indicate that we “may be” in the end times, said U.S. Cardinal Raymond Burke in an address in Kentucky. The Cardinal, who spoke at the July 22 “Church Teaches Forum” in Louisville, said that, in his opinion,… Continue reading Cardinal Burke: Confusion and Error from Catholic Leaders May Be Sign of End Times

Cardinal Schönborn Claims Pope Francis’ Amoris Laetitia is ‘Fully Orthodox’

(via LifeSite) Pope Francis sought reassurance after the release of his own document that his teaching was in line with that of the Church, asking one of his close advisers whether the controversial Amoris Laetitia was orthodox. The pope then expressed “comfort” upon being told that the document was such. When Austrian Cardinal Christophe Schönborn… Continue reading Cardinal Schönborn Claims Pope Francis’ Amoris Laetitia is ‘Fully Orthodox’