Bishop Athanasius Schneider strongly defends four cardinals who submitted dubia to Pope Francis


P1090236His Excellency Bishop Athanasius Schneider, auxiliary bishop of Astana in Kazakhstan, has published a strongly worded defence of the dubia submitted to Pope Francis by four cardinals on 19 September 2016 and made public on 14 November 2016  after the Holy Father chose not to respond to the document.

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” …

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