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Cardinal Sarah referenced canon 902 of the Code of Canon Law, which refers to “Sacrosanctum concilium” no. 57, and “guarantees priests the possibility of personally celebrating the Eucharist.”
Catholicism does not change with the times, with cultural evolutions, or with the whims of the woke.
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The suffering of Christians continues, as long as there is an Islamic constitution that does not protect the rights of Christians and other minorities.
Sister Annelvira Ossoli, Sister Vitarosa Zorza, and Sister Danielangela Sorti may eventually become saints as their Causes will be promulgated.
The Christian leaders say that they “totally agree” with the Vatican’s stand that what is to be blessed needs to be “objectively and positively ordered to receive and express grace, according to the designs of God inscribed in creation, and fully revealed by Christ the Lord.”
“This will lead to a de facto schism that will be very difficult (and theologically complex) to repair.”
“We should commit ourselves to ‘eucharistic coherence,’ that is, we should be conscious that people cannot receive Holy Communion and at the same time act or speak against the commandments, in particular when abortion, euthanasia, and other serious crimes against life and family are facilitated.”
The door has been slammed shut on the gay agenda.
Does the US President’s open support for abortion mean that he should not receive Communion?
It was unfortunate, Cardinal Sarah said, that there are “ideologues” who set the pre-Council Church against the post-Council Church.
The faith of the Christians in Iraq has a dual message for us Christians in the West: Let us be proud of our faith and not hide it.
There is nothing new about the Catholic Church’s opposition to abortion or human trafficking, but what Pope Francis said about them on February 8 is worth a closer look.