Cardinal Gerhard Muller Archives - Crux



  • Deafening silence on Müller confirms key insight on Francis papacy

    Deafening silence on Müller confirms key insight on Francis papacy

    German Cardinal Gerhard Müller, Prefect of the Vatican’s Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith, recently had controversial things to say both about ‘Amoris Laetitia,’ the pope’s document on the family, and on female deacons. The fact few have reacted confirms a key insight about Pope Francis, which is that his network of informal advisers is far more important than organizational charts.

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  • Jesuit chief rejects charges of ‘heresy’ for views on Gospels

    Jesuit chief rejects charges of ‘heresy’ for views on Gospels

    Father Arturo Sosa Abascal, the Superior General of the worldwide Jesuit order, spoke to an Italian news program on Sunday to reject charges that he was ‘relativizing’ the Gospels or committing doctrinal heresy when he suggested in February that the words of Jesus on marriage in the New Testament have to be ‘contextualized.’

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  • Letters show Francis’s outreach to traditionalists has a long history

    Letters show Francis’s outreach to traditionalists has a long history

    Letters written in 2011 by then-Cardinal Jorge Mario Bergoglio of Buenos Aires, today Pope Francis, which have been unearthed and aired by Swedish television, confirm what people close to the pontiff already knew — that over the course of his career, he’s tried several times to bring the breakaway traditionalist Society of St. Pius X back into the fold.

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