Pope Emeritus Benedict praises Vatican doctrinal chief dismissed by Pope Francis | LifeSiteNews.com

by Matthew Cullinan Hoffman Sun Dec 31, 2017 – 3:10 pm EST December 30, 2017 (LifeSiteNews.com) – Pope Emeritus Benedict is praising the Vatican’s recently-dismissed doctrinal chief, Cardinal Gerhard Müller, saying of him that he “defended the clear traditions of the faith” while in office, and adding, “but in the spirit of Pope Francis you have tried to understand how they can be lived today.” “Your five-year commission at the Congregation for the Doctrine of Continue Reading →

Kazakhstan Bishops Call Communion for Remarried “Alien to the Entire Tradition of the Catholic and Apostolic Faith” | 1Peter5

OnePeterFive January 1, 2018 Almost exactly a year after they issued a call for prayer that the pope would uphold Catholic teaching on marriage, three bishops from Kazakhstan — Tomash Peta, Metropolitan Archbishop of the archdiocese of Saint Mary in Astana, Jan Pawel Lenga, Archbishop-Bishop emeritus of Karaganda, and Athanasius Schneider, Auxiliary Bishop of the archdiocese of Saint Mary in Astana — have issued a new statement, saying that any change in sacramental discipline that would allow Catholic divorcees Continue Reading →