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Dutch bishop blasts ‘cowardly’ Fiducia Supplicans, urges scandalized Catholics not to leave Church

Fiducia Supplicans – the controversial Declaration of the Dicastery for the Doctrine of the Faith – is above all a cowardly document. It refuses to name homosexual practices as intrinsically evil. It is now clear that Fiducia Supplicans is not about an expansion of the meaning of blessings, but of a deliberate modification of what …

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Peruvian bishop bans same-sex ‘blessings,’ says Fiducia Supplicans ‘harms the communion of the Church’

A Peruvian bishop rejected a recent papally approved document, saying it “harms the communion of the Church” and forbidding his priests to bless irregular or same-sex unions. Bishop Rafael Escudero Lopez-Brea, 61, the ordinary of the Peruvian diocese of Mayobamba, published yesterday a letter to his priests, religious, and laypeople to offer guidance “in the …

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Hundreds of Spanish Catholics gather to pray Rosary, defying police ban on prayer rallies

Hundreds of Catholics have taken to the streets to pray the Rosary amid protests against the socialist government of Spain. Some of the Rosary rallies have been banned by the police, in what organizers have decried as “tyranny.” Since November 12, faithful Catholics have taken to the streets every evening to pray the Rosary on …

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American Nationwide survey shows orthodox Catholic priests are rapidly replacing ‘progressive’ clergy

Amidst a crackdown on the Traditional Latin Mass, confusion on established Church teachings on sexuality, and liturgical abuses, good news has emerged for faithful American Catholics and the future of the Catholic Church. A new study from Catholic University of America found that most new priests, those ordained after 2020, consider themselves “conservative” or “orthodox,” …

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Bishop Schneider: Blessing of same-sex unions is ‘an abomination’

Bishop Athanasius Schneider sits down with John-Henry Westen, of Lifesitenews, in Rome to critically examine Pope Francis’ disastrous impact on Catholic doctrine. Bishop Schneider provides a how-to guide on demanding from bishops the true teaching of the Church. Through Bishop Schneider’s articulate analysis, this first segment of our two-part interview sheds light on the crisis …

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Pope Francis: “The Church Is the Community of Saved Sinners”

In his Wednesday “catechesis,” Pope Francis does not show concern about teaching the traditional Church doctrine confirmed by the Magisterium of Popes, councils, bishops, teachings of the Doctors of the Church and the sense of the faithful. In a free-wheeling fashion, amid jests, he makes most grave affirmations in a confusing language that people can …

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