Cardinal Raymond Burke Archives - Crux



  • British author challenges dubia cardinals, calls abuse of Pope ‘satanic’

    British author challenges dubia cardinals, calls abuse of Pope ‘satanic’

    Stephen Walford, a British Catholic author, has challenged the four cardinals who submitted doubts about ‘Amoris Laetitita’ to Pope Francis to change course, arguing they’re largely wrong on the merits and also fueling a ‘satanic’ form of abuse directed at the pontiff on traditionalist and conservative websites and blogs.

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  • Cardinal-watch: Maradiaga bashes Burke, as Benedict lauds Sarah

    Cardinal-watch: Maradiaga bashes Burke, as Benedict lauds Sarah

    While the coordinator of the pope’s ‘C9’ council of cardinal advisers has dismissed American Cardinal Raymond Burke as a ‘disappointed man’ upset with his loss of power, emeritus Pope Benedict XVI has defended Cardinal Robert Sarah of Guinea as someone with whom the Church’s liturgy is in “good hands.”

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  • Cardinal Burke says he is “sympathetic” to marriage difficulties

    Cardinal Burke says he is “sympathetic” to marriage difficulties

    In a new interview, Cardinal Raymond Burke says couples who are divorced and remarried can receive the sacraments if they firmly resolve to live chastely, and “to take all measures to live chastely.” Burke is the most vocal critic of interpreting Pope Francis’s ‘Amoris Laetitia’ in such a way which would allow those in “irregular unions” to receive communion.

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