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” …

Cardinal Burke: true understanding of marriage “fundamental to the transformation of western culture” (with VIDEO)

Cardinal_Burke_-_Walshingham_2016_810_500_55_s_c1His Eminence Raymond Cardinal Burke addressed parents and young adults at the annual pilgrimage of the National Association of Catholic Families to the Shrine of Our Lady of Walsingham in Norfolk, England on Sunday May 29.

In his address Cardinal Burke provided wide ranging catechesis on Catholic teaching on

Bishop Athanasius Schneider: Papal Exhortation is “objectively erroneous”

P1090282Bishop Athanasius Schneider has made his strongest comments yet on the “real spiritual danger” posed by the Apostolic Exhortation Amoris Laetitia. The bishop said that the document contains expressions that are “objectively erroneous” and which “one can hardly interpret… according to the holy immutable Tradition of the Church.”

Bishop …

Holy See rep “welcomes” UN target for “universal access to sexual and reproductive health”

un-logoA representative of the Holy See, in an intervention at the World Health Assembly (WHA) in Geneva last week, welcomed Sustainable Development Goal 3 and all its targets, despite target 7 calling for “universal access to sexual and reproductive health care services.” These terms are defined as including abortion …