Tag: sacrament

Katholic Politicians

Why Communion Could Be Denied to Anti-Life Legislators Interview With an American Theologian in Rome “ROME, APRIL 26, 2004 (Zenit.org).- Moves by the Church to deny Holy Communion to staunchly pro-abortion Catholic politicians are growing.” What Vatican II did, and didn’t, teach about conscience Elections and voting booths are never `faith-free’ zones “Vatican II must …

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Proper Worship

I’ve anxiously awaited this document. Vatican Document Targets Abuses Against Eucharist Reiterates and Explains Key Norms for Worthy Celebration and Reception VATICAN CITY, APRIL 23, 2004 (Zenit.org).- A new Vatican instruction on the Eucharist takes pains to emphasize that the Blessed Sacrament “is too great for anyone to permit himself to treat it according to …

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Bill Again

Scare tactics?!? Starting an unauthorized church is schismatic. General absolution is heretical. This guy has more than a few loose screws. Priest Starts New Church, Slams Diocese For ‘Scare’ Tactics Tue Apr 13, 1:09 PM ET "A priest who holds views questioned by some in the Roman Catholic faith says the Pittsburgh Diocese is trying …

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Heretic

This guy isn’t just a schismatic or wayward. He’s heretical. "The Sacrament of the Eucharist (Holy Communion) will be offered to all who attend the Liturgy" All? That is absolutely forbidden by the Church. Valid confirmation and no stain of mortal sin are required. "Father Bill Hausen is a validly ordained Priest. He has not …

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Media Bias

Pope accuses media of pro-gay bias In a statement released for the Church’s World Communications Day, scheduled for this May, the pontiff said the media should concentrate on “marriage and family life,” and realize their responsibility to the general public. Despite claiming to reject censorship, the pope went on to say too many newspapers, TV …

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