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A problem confronting the builder of bridges

News has broken in the last several days that Fr. Franz Schmidberger, former superior general of the Society of St. Pius X and rector of the Society’s “Herz Jesu” seminary in Zaitzkofen, Germany, has written a lengthy memorandum for the consideration of other Society leaders regarding the ( 802 more words


The other revolution of "Amoris laetitia"

In the furor over Amoris laetitia, one point, we think, has escaped wider notice: what are we to make of the Holy Father’s frequent quotation of aspects of the… 2,525 more words


Beautiful Feet - Dea. Debra A. Curtis

Sister Debra Ann Curtis is a servant who wears many hats within her congregation. Affectionately known as “Deacon Deb”, Debra was one of the first women ordained (2009) to the office of Deacon at Shalom Church-City of Peace under the leadership of founder and pastor, Dr. 151 more words


Some preliminary comments on "Amoris laetitia"

No, no. No one has leaked the Holy Father’s forthcoming post-Synodal exhortation, Amoris laetitia, to us. And, while dear Father Lombardi could not revoke our Holy See Press Office credentials if only because we don’t have any, we would… 627 more words


Cardinal Müller's new book-length interview

Gerhard Ludwig Cardinal Müller, prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith, has a forthcoming book-length interview with the Spanish publisher Carlos Granados. For now, the book will be in Spanish, but translations are apparently forthcoming. 667 more words


More from Pentin on the Pope's appointments

Edward Pentin has the second part of his series about the Holy Father’s appointments up today at the National Catholic Register. We were, we confess, a little disappointed with this installment. 641 more words