Scalfari: Pope Francis denies bodily resurrection of Jesus

Nov 7, 2019 by

by Jules Gomes, Church Militant: In a new series of troubling revelations, Italian journalist Eugenio Scalfari has quoted Pope Francis as denying the bodily resurrection of Jesus in stating that the crucified Christ emerged from the tomb as a spirit rather than as a body. In a front-page article in Tuesday’s La Repubblica, Scalfari expands on his earlier quote from Pope Francis, where the Holy Father is interpreted as rejecting the divinity of Jesus while he was on earth and dovetails that...

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Amazon Synod proposes new episcopal body to implement Pope’s decrees

Nov 6, 2019 by

by Jules Gomes, Church Militant: VATICAN: Amazon Synod delegates are calling for the urgent creation of a permanent and representative episcopal organization to promote synodality in the Amazon. The group is meant to concretise and implement the directives issued by Pope Francis after the synod. The new body will work for the defence of the rights of indigenous peoples, the integral formation of pastoral agents and the creation of Amazonian seminaries — a plan proposed by 180 synod fathers...

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Pope appoints cardinals with ties to UN, gay activists to help draft Amazon Synod doc

Oct 18, 2019 by

by Dorothy Cummings McLean, LifeSite: Pope Francis has added his own nominations to the group who will draft the final report of the Pan-Amazonian Synod. The four men named as the pontiff’s own choices are Cardinal Christoph Schönborn, the aristocratic Archbishop of Vienna, Austria; Bishop Marcelo Sánchez Sorondo, the Argentinian chancellor of the Pontifical Academy of Sciences; Archbishop Edmundo Ponciano Valenzuela Mallid of Paraguay; and the Italian Fr. Rossano Sala. […]  Thirteen...

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A tale of two popes: Nationalism or Globalism?

Jul 29, 2019 by

by Jules Gomes, Rebel Priest: […] The war between globalism and nationalism being waged at the heart of Western Christendom is a war between progressivism and conservatism. It is embodied in a tale of two pontiffs—Pope Francis and Pope John Paul II. While visiting the Sant’Egidio Community earlier this month, Francis called for a “globalisation of solidarity.” Contrastingly, his Polish predecessor called for a “nationalisation of solidarity.” When Poland was under martial law, Pope John...

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Editor-in-Chief of Catholic Herald Resigns After Blasting ‘Garbage’ Synod, ‘Feeble’ Bishops and Scandal-Plagued Pope Francis

Jul 11, 2019 by

by Debra Heine, PJ Media: The editor-in-chief of the Catholic Herald announced last week that he is parting ways with the weekly paper because he and “the new owners” “do not agree on the future direction of the company.” Damian Thompson made the announcement on Twitter following his recent hard-hitting appearance on EWTN’s “The World Over” in which he made a number of highly critical remarks about the the Vatican’s Amazon Synod working document (which he called...

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Vatican makes history: Pope allows Islamic prayers, Koran readings

Apr 22, 2019 by

By Cheryl K. Chumley – The Washington Times: For the first time in Vatican history, the pope allowed for the reading of Islamic prayers and Koran readings from the Catholic facility. The readings and prayer came as Pope Francis met with Israeli President Shimon Peres and Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas in Vatican City, a gathering designed to pray for Middle Eastern peace. Read here  

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