(via LifeSite) High-level prelates looking to change Catholic Church teaching on life, marriage, and the family are guilty of a “new betrayal,” said Cardinal Robert Sarah. Such clerics “contribute to the destruction of the natural institution of marriage as well as the family,” he said in a talk to a church full of people… Continue reading Cardinal Sarah: Top Western Prelates Are Part of a ‘New Betrayal’ of Jesus’ Teachings
(via America Needs Fatima) The online video sharing site YouTube allows videos of brutal attacks on the Holy Eucharist. Perhaps the worst is: How to Desecrate the Host1: Butane Torch 14 seconds in, it assures the viewer: “Real Host acquired from a Catholic Church.” It shows a Host being held in a needle-nose plier while… Continue reading Petition: Ask YouTube to Remove Blasphemous Desecrations of the Holy Eucharist!
(via LifeSite) St. John Paul II’s biographer George Weigel criticized Cardinal Pietro Parolin’s recent assertion that Pope Francis’ teaching in Amoris Laetitia represents “a paradigm shift” for the Church “The Catholic Church doesn’t do “paradigm shifts,” the Catholic theologian wrote in a First Things column this week. “A ‘paradigm shift’ signals a dramatic, sudden, and unexpected break in… Continue reading St. John Paul II’s Biographer: ‘The Catholic Church Doesn’t Do Paradigm Shifts’
(via LifeSite) Three bishops have spoken out against Pope Francis’ interpretation of Amoris Laetitia to allow some remarried divorcees access to Holy Communion, saying such a reading is causing “rampant confusion,” is “alien” to the Catholic faith, and will spread “a plague of divorce” in the Church. Bishop Athanasius Schneider, auxiliary of Astana, Kazakhstan, Archbishop… Continue reading Three Bishops Call Pope’s Reading of Amoris Laetitia ‘Alien’ to Catholic Faith
(via LifeSite) For the fourth time in recent months, a group of youth singing the rosary interrupted an ecumenical service at a Catholic church. Young Catholics gathered last Friday as faithful witnesses to pray at St. Irénée Church in Lyon duirng an interfaith service attended by the local Archbishop, Cardinal Philippe Barbarin. A video capturing… Continue reading Police Remove Youth Praying the Rosary at Reformation Event in Catholic Church
(via The Shield of Faith) In September of this year, James Larson, author of the web site The War Against Being, sent the following letter to the Bishop and 73 Priests of the Diocese of St. Cloud, Minnesota. To date, only one has responded, in an attempt to rebut Larson’s conclusions. The letter is part… Continue reading Catholic Writer Pens Explosive Letter to Priests
(via LifeSite) The U.S. Bishops have received a scathing response for forcing out a renowned theologian as a consultant to their doctrine committee because the theologian wrote a letter to Pope Francis saying his papacy was marked by “chronic confusion.” The U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops (USCCB) asked Father Thomas Weinandy to resign from his… Continue reading Priests & Laity Slam U.S. Bishops Conference for Sacking Theologian Critical of Pope