Cardinal Ludwig Muller

Cardinal Müller: Clergy Sex Abuse Involves Sexual Misconduct, Not Merely Clericalism

Speaking with the Register, the former head of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith says Church leaders must acknowledge the central role homosexuality has played in the abuse crisis. By Edward Pentin, Jan. 23, 2019 Those who reduce clergy sex abuse to clericalism and never mention... read more

The Screening, Protection, and Crisis Education of Seminarians

By Dr. Richard P. Fitzgibbons, MD, January 17, 2019, Homiletic & Pastoral Review Fr. D. Paul Sullins, PhD, is a married Catholic priest. He was formerly an Episcopal minister and has been blessed with a marriage of 30 years and three children. Fr. Sullins recently retired as a Professor of... read more

Vatican Punts on Abuse

by Bradley Eli, M.Div., Ma.Th.  •  •  January 9, 2019 Shows they're not serious about stopping homosexual predators The evidence that the Vatican isn't serious about stopping homo-clerical predators includes creating special positions for them in the Vatican and... read more

‘False compromise’ for Vatican to allow pro-homosexual priest to lead university: Cardinal Müller

Maike Hickson Blog October 25, 2018 (LifeSiteNews) – Cardinal Gerhard Müller has given an interview to a diocesan news website, commenting on the possible solution of the ongoing Wucherpfennig conflict in Frankfurt am Main, according to which the rector of the Jesuit-run post-graduate school... read more

Cardinal Müller urges Pope Francis to seek reconciliation with Viganò

The former CDF prefect said Catholics had a right to know the truth about the accusations by Mark Greaves, 5 Oct 2018 Cardinal Gerhard Müller, the former prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith (CDF), has urged Pope Francis to “look for reconciliation” with his critic... read more

Cardinal Müller confirms sex abuse investigation against UK Cardinal was stopped

By Maike Hickson and John-Henry Westen (LifeSiteNews) – Cardinal Gerhard Müller has confirmed that the Vatican investigation into sexual abuse by Cardinal Cormac Murphy-O’Connor was not completed, but instead was stopped for lack of the Pope’s approval. The cardinal spoke with... read more

German Paper Exposes Coccopalmerio, Francis 86ing Bishop Abuse Tribunal

By Marco Tosatti, September 28, 2018 After the important investigation of Der Spiegel on the pope, entitled “Thou Shalt Not Bear False Witness,” now another German daily, Herder Korrespondenz, which certainly not even the most frenzied Bergoglianist could condemn as conservative, is... read more

Former Vatican doctrinal chief: ‘Clericalism’ is not the root of the abuse crisis

By Maike Hickson September 18, 2018 (LifeSiteNews) – The former Prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith has opposed the idea that “clericalism” is the root problem of the current abuse crisis. On 17 September, Cardinal Gerhard Müller said the “roots of evil”... read more

Cardinal Müller responds to allegations of leniency in cover-up abuse cases

Maike Hickson Blog, September 17, 2018 GERMANY, September 17, 2018 (LifeSiteNews) – Cardinal Gerhard Müller has responded to the claims of Professor Christian Pfeiffer, the criminologist who formerly headed an examination of clerical sex abuse and cover-up in Germany, that the cardinal was... read more

BREAKING: Pope ignored warning from top Vatican cardinal not to reinstate defrocked serial abuser

By Dorothy Cummings McLean VATICAN CITY, August 29, 2018 (LifeSiteNews) – Pope Francis removed sanctions from a notorious clerical sex offender despite being warned and urged by the Prefect for the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith not to do so, a highly placed Vatican source told... read more

German Priests Resist Bishop Over Intercommunion

by Stephen Wynne • • July 5, 2018 Paderborn circle of priests declare Abp. Hans-Josef Becker's directive 'unacceptable' PADERBORN, Germany ( - A group of faithful German priests is resisting their bishop over intercommunion with... read more