The Syllabus of Errors is just as relevant today as it was 150 years ago


(originally published in Catholic Voice. Republished with kind permission)

The 8th December, the feast of the Immaculate Conception, marked the 150th anniversary of the Syllabus Errorum (“The Syllabus of Errors”) and Quanta Cura (“Condemning Current Errors”) by Blessed Pope Pius IX. The Church in his day was …

Will you pray for the Synod Fathers?

Voice of the Family prayer appeal

Please join us and families across the world in daily prayer for the Synod Fathers as they prepare for the Ordinary Synod on the Family in October 2015.

Our intention is not to keep count of your prayers or a publish a register …

Bishop Schneider praises laity who opposed clerical manipulation of family Synod

Bishop Athanasius Schneider, auxiliary bishop of Astana, Kazakhstan, has given a stunning interview about the Synod to Polonia Christiana, a Polish Catholic magazine. Read’s exclusive English translation. See below our chosen extracts (our emphases in bold):

“During the Synod there had been moments of obvious

Cardinal Burke praying fervently that the Synod-caused confusion will stop


Cardinal Raymond Burke, the Church’s top canon lawyer, has given another admirably strong interview about the Synod, this time to Do listen or read the interview in full on the website. Here are some key extracts from the remarkable words of a remarkable pastor of …

BREAKING NEWS Official English translation of Synod’s Final Report appears suddenly on Vatican website


30 October 2014, 1551hrs GMT: The official English translation of Synod’s Final Report has appeared suddenly on the Vatican website:

Maria Madise, Voice of the Family’s coordinator, commented: “Voice of the Family expresses our relief that the official English translation of the Synod’s Final Report has been published …