Tag - death penalty

Pope Changes Teaching On Death Penalty – Exceeds Papal Authority…

From Rorate Caeli...  What was black is now white: Pope "changes Catechism" to declare death penalty "inadmissible in all cases". The Church was wrong in a major issue literally of life and death. Is the Pope a kind of "Prophet", as the "First President" of the Mormons, receiving new teachings that contradict completely teachings that the Magisterium...

Pope Francis Wishes To Change Teaching On Capital Punishment…

Speaking in Rome on October 11th, 2017 (55th anniversary of the opening of Vatican Council II), at a conference promoting the ‘New Evangelization’, Pope Francis made known his will for the Catechism of the Catholic Church to be revised so as to condemn capital punishment as absolutely immoral in principle. He declared the death penalty to be “in itself contrary...