Communion and Liberation Archives - Crux



  • Get off the couch to see the good that our fathers left us, pope says

    “We can’t watch reality from the terrace, nor can we remain comfortably seated on the couch watching the world pass before our eyes on TV,” the pope wrote in a letter to the annual Rimini Meeting by Communion and Liberation. “Only by earning back the true, the beautiful and the good that our fathers have left us, will we be able to experience as an opportunity this epochal change that we are immersed in, as a chance to communicate convincingly to men the joy of the Gospel.”

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  • Pope’s move in Milan confirms that a ‘Francis bishop’ doesn’t have to mean rupture

    Pope’s move in Milan confirms that a ‘Francis bishop’ doesn’t have to mean rupture

    By naming Cardinal Angelo Scola’s Vicar General and number two man as the new Archbishop of Milan on Friday, Pope Francis has indirectly confirmed that the “revolution” he’s unleashing in the Church is more about personality and pastoral style than doctrine, since 65-year-old Mario Enrico Delpini is a pastor who “carries the smell of his sheep” but not a sharp theological or political break with Scola.

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  • CL head sketches a Christianity beyond the culture wars

    CL head sketches a Christianity beyond the culture wars

    Father Julián Carrón, leader of the Catholic movement Communion and Liberation, is in favor of de-emphasizing the wars of culture, not because the Church’s traditional positions are wrong, but because starting with ethics was always the wrong way to present Christianity to the world.

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