Familiaris Consortio

The Pope’s statements have the internet abuzz – but their importance has been exaggerated

‘The Path to Marriage: Daring to say “I will” through Faith’ is a wise summary of Church teaching

Robert Spaemann, a friend of Benedict XVI, said the cardinals had chosen the right course and wishes more would join them

Cardinals Burke, Caffarra and Pujats are among 4,000 signatories who affirm the Church’s teachings on marriage and the Eucharist

Bishop Thomas Olmsted said conscience must be formed in accordance with ‘God’s word and the authoritative teaching of the Church’

History suggests Cardinal Burke is right about the authority of Amoris Laetitia

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Bishop Schneider said the document might lead to widespread confusion over doctrine and the sacraments

Is editorial mischief at play in the Pope’s exhortation?

The cardinal said that Pope Francis had offered ‘a much deeper understanding’ of discernment