“Were the Pope to put his same-gender civil unions support in an official document, he could remove all doubt as to where he – and the Church – stand”
Is the dream of authentic and effective lay-clerical co-responsibility in the Church over? That’s the question many Catholics must be asking themselves after the publication Monday of a document that shores up clericalism as the Church’s modus operandi.
Päivi Räsänen is a Finnish politician currently under police investigation for an alleged homophobic hate crime.
The key to the Amazon Synod is the idea of giving an “Amazonian face” to both the Church and to wider society.
Thursday the New York Times ran an opinion piece explaining “How the Catholic Church lost Italy to the Far Right”. Novena has the analysis.