- Jul 4, 2020
Catholic bishops have distanced themselves from a letter in which several prominent Catholic clergy warned there were attempts to use the COVID-19 pandemic to create a “world government beyond all control.”
During World War 2, millions of German Catholics died on the battlefield, on execution blocks, in forced labor or in concentration camps. Some have since been beatified, a step on the path to sainthood.
It’s worth pondering whether ordinary human dynamics actually are the best lens through which to view a crossfire between two prominent conservative Catholic prelates over a coronavirus petition.
A historian explores the revival of Catholic faith in Germany from 1920-1960, fueled in large part by Marian devotion.
Though Pope Francis’s highly anticipated document on the Amazon bypasses the hot-button issues of women deacons and the married priesthood, a number of the pope’s close advisers have said the door is not definitively closed.
German Cardinal Gerhard Müller is the former prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith. His latest book is ‘You Shall Be a Blessing’, an affirmation of priestly life and ministry presented in twelve letters.