Why would anyone follow German bishops’ lead?
Phil Lawler points out that millions of Germans are leaving the Catholic Church
“The Roman Catholic Church is in the midst of the greatest church crisis since the Reformation, which is not triggered by the worldwide abuse scandals, but finds a focal point in them.” That sentence, opening a very
The Cardinal Pell memo in full
Circulating among cardinals in 2022, author revealed this week to be the just deceased Australian prelate
Social scientist’s cold eye on Vatican synod
'Very expensive, time-consuming set of interpreters’ personal opinions'
Threads uniting those running Synod on Synodality
Gay friendliness and dissent against Church teaching
As with other synods of this pontificate, the Synod on Synodality is being managed and run by personnel with distinct ideological backgrounds and similar perspectives, especially when it comes to sociopolitical issues