Two and two never make five: Spadaro, Orwell and the certainty of Catholic faith


Rev. Antonio Spadaro S.J., editor-in-chief of La Civiltà Cattolica and confidante of Pope Francis, stirred controversy when he stated on Twitter last week that:

“Theology is not #Mathematics. 2 + 2 in #Theology can make 5. Because it has to do with #God and real #life of #people.”

“Two …

Pope Francis “gratified” by UN goals that demand “universal access to sexual and reproductive health”

Pope Francis Ban Ki-Moon

Pope Francis has said that he is “gratified” by UN goals that call on member states to “ensure universal access to sexual and reproductive health” by 2030. The term “sexual and reproductive health”, as generally defined, includes access to contraception, including abortifacient methods, and, often, other forms of abortion. …

Pope Francis: Most Catholic marriages are invalid, some ‘cohabitations’ are ‘real marriage’

Pope Francis(John-Henry Westen, LifeSiteNews) – Pope Francis spoke yesterday at a pastoral congress on the family for the Diocese of Rome, and his remarks are causing consternation among faithful Catholics. In off-the-cuff remarks, the pope made the dual claim that the “great majority” of Catholic marriages are “null” …