Tag - synod

Scots Bishop: young must save Church

Does anyone seriously think that contemporary youth is equipped to "save the Church"?  Aren't they kinda tied up saving the planet?  And doing Facebook and stuff?  Some extracts from this Scottish Catholic Observer report follow [with editorial comment]... Bishop of Paisley calls on the [uncatechised] faithful to halt ’25 years of decline’. Yes, you read that...

2018: Another Synod – Red Alert!

Letter of His Holiness Pope Francis to Young People on the Occasion of the Presentation of the Preparatory Document of the 15th Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops. My Dear Young People, World Youth Day: A group of folk dancers rehearse prior to the arrival of Pope Francis at the military airport in Krakow, Poland, Wednesday,...

Paisley Diocese: Church Vs Christ – Schismatic Call To Revolution…

Blogger, Petrus, a member of the Diocese of Paisley, submitted the following article on the schismatic rumblings lurking in the final document published at the conclusion of  the recent diocesan meeting of malcontents aka diocesan "synod".    Pope Francis wants the Church to stop what it has been doing and make a fresh start. He is calling...

Bishop on Unbelievers in Hierarchy

LAST WEEK, Rorate Caeli interviewed His Excellency Bishop Athanasius Schneider, one of the most visible prelates working on the restoration of the traditional Latin Mass and faith, on numerous topics. In this wide-ranging interview, His Excellency thoughtfully expounded on issues critical to the Church in this great time of crisis. Read the entire interview...

Christian Order: The Kasper Apostasy…

With the October Synod on the Family now looming on the horizon, a recent Christian Order editorial really says it all. Be warned though, the Editor, Rod Pead, does not mince his words. This is not recommended reading for the faint-hearted and certainly not for those who dabble in papolatry.  It's lengthy but you won't want to miss a word. ...

The Church of ‘Holy Father Francis’ asks: tell us what teachings you want changed…

The world's bishops have been asked to survey priests and people for their answers to questions on all the old chestnuts: cohabitation, contraception, divorce and remarriage, same-sex marriage.  Click on the logo to read the questionnaire Delusional as ever, even as we approach the end, the Bishops of England & Wales posed the following question,...