Adultery

The Apostle Peter

A Watershed This Week?

By Robert Royal, Catholic Thing, February 10, 2020 This week may mark a watershed in modern Catholicism. On Wednesday, the Amazonia Post-Synodal Apostolic Exhortation will be released (more on that later in the week). Ever since that head-spinning event (Pachamama was only the most conspicuous... read more
St. Catherine of Sienna

Catholic laity beg Pope Francis to honor Mother Mary, not Mother Earth in open letter

By Dorothy Cummings McLean, LifeSite News, December 12, 2019 PARIS, France– A group of Catholic laypeople have written an open letter to Pope Francis imploring him to condemn the idolatry of mother earth (Pachamama) that recently took place at the Vatican and to confirm them in honoring Mary... read more

Cardinal Burke: ‘I’m Called the Enemy of the Pope, Which I Am Not’ A conversation with Cardinal Raymond Burke.

By Ross Douthat, New York Times, November 9, 2019 In mid-October, while the Catholic Church’s internal debates were reaching another crescendo at a synod for the Amazon region held in Rome, I sat down with Cardinal Raymond Burke, best known as Pope Francis’s most vocal critic in the... read more

Pope Francis endorses claim that US Christians are engaged in ‘ecumenism of hatred’

By Dorothy Cummings McLean  VATICAN CITY, September 26, 2019 (LifeSiteNews) ― In an address to Jesuits in Mozambique, Pope Francis recommended an infamous 2017 article that characterized the cooperation between U.S. Catholic and Evangelical social conservatives as an “ecumenism of... read more
Fr. Gerald E. Murray

If Pope Francis encourages criticism, why won’t he meet with dubia cardinals?

By Fr. Gerald E. Murray, LifeSiteNews, September 23, 2019 We know that Pope Francis is a believer in the value of criticism from his extensive remarks on the plane ride back from his recent apostolic visit to Africa. He said: "First of all, criticism always helps, always. When someone receives... read more

A Leaven In The World . . . Sexual Immorality Begins With Teaching Failures

By Fr. Kevin M. Cusick, The Wanderer, July 15, 2019 “For the lips of a priest should guard knowledge, and men should seek instruction from his mouth, for he is the messenger of the Lord of hosts. “But you have turned aside from the way; you have caused many to stumble by your... read more

Psychologists form new task force to normalize ‘polyamory’

By Martin M. Barillas, LifeSiteNews, July 10. 2019 LOS ANGELES, July 10, 2019 (LifeSiteNews) — In order to reduce the associated “stigma” for people who practice polyamory, the American Psychological Association (APA) is putting together a task force to study "consensual... read more
Sexual misconduct with adults next scandal facing the U.S. Church (Credit: Pixabay.)

Sexual misconduct with adults next scandal facing the U.S. Church

By Charles Collins, CruxNow, June 7, 2019 As the U.S. bishops prepare to meet next week for their general assembly in Baltimore, they must be hoping it won’t be a repeat of this one. The bishops were hoping to finalize a tough new policy on child sex abuse and - even more importantly -... read more

Bishops have stopped saying ‘adultery’ and ‘homosexuality,’ and that’s a bad thing

By Sandro Magister March 13, 2019 (L'Espresso) — It is a fact, not an opinion. The words "adultery" and "homosexuality" have both disappeared from the Magisterium of the Church, the highest, that which reports to the Roman pontiff. About the first word this was already known. It... read more

Bishops have stopped saying ‘adultery’ and ‘homosexuality,’ and that’s a bad thing

By Sandro Magister, LifeSiteNws.com, March 13, 2019 March 13, 2019 (L'Espresso) — It is a fact, not an opinion. The words "adultery" and "homosexuality" have both disappeared from the Magisterium of the Church, the highest, that which reports to the Roman pontiff. About the first word... read more

African cardinal: abuse scandal ‘rocking’ Church is caused by ‘same sex activity’

By Lisa Bourne DURBAN, South Africa, August 22, 2018 (LifeSiteNews) – South African Cardinal Wilfrid Napier identified the role homosexual activity has played in the Catholic Church’s sexual abuse crisis on Twitter Tuesday. Responding to an online news report saying that a high court may... read more