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Father Raymond J. de Souza
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Father Raymond J. de Souza
COMMENTARY: The Polish cardinal retired last week at the age of 77.
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COMMENTARY: A modification in response to pastoral failure within the Latin rite would be a brand-new step.
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COMMENTARY: The dialogue that Pope Francis often calls for is not actually taking place within the Church.
Father Raymond J. de Souza
COMMENTARY: The contributions from a recent conference of proponents at Boston College can be engaged as an avenue for considering the document’s potential and perils.
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COMMENTARY: ‘Momentarily winning the day’ has characterized Catholic infighting in 2017.
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COMMENTARY: A deeper examination of Pope St. John Paul II’s Veritatis Splendor will illustrate how some interpretations of Amoris Laetitia are incompatible with the Catholic Church’s moral tradition.
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COMMENTARY: The saint’s death 20 years ago coincided with a young Catholic journalist’s entry into the craft.
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COMMENTARY: Archbishop Victor Fernandez recent analysis of Amoris Laetitia presents a rather cavalier approach to the magisterium: that difficult topics can be somehow passed over without the proper treatment they deserve.
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COMMENTARY: Politics is what motivates these intemperate accusations.
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COMMENTARY: The pope emeritus’ July 11 message reminded all listeners why Benedict XVI remains without literary peer among Catholic preachers and theologians.
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COMMENTARY: The text of the president’s speech was marvelous; it’s the context that may cause trouble.
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COMMENTARY: The longtime spokesman for St. John Paul II died July 5 of cancer. He was 80.
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COMMENTARY: The distinction may offer a way to understand the role of finance in developing an economy aimed at integral human development.
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COMMENTARY: Joseph Ratzinger has lived his 90 years in a liturgical key, and it began as a newborn.
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COMMENTARY: A loss in the distinctions is a reason so much confusion over the document remains, one year after its publication.
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COMMENTARY: According to the logic of the Maltese bishops and their defenders, in the area of sexuality subjective conscience can annul universal moral principles.
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COMMENTARY: Eight Reasons to Thank God for His Ministry
World
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COMMENTARY: What Worked in Poland May Not Work in China
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COMMENTARY: These are the keys to the consistory of 2016.
Father Raymond J. de Souza
ANALYSIS: Contrary to widespread media reports, the new guidelines that Pope Francis has endorsed are not a ratification of the Kasper proposal regarding reception of Communion.
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COMMENTARY: Some final thoughts and odds and ends from the just-completed World Youth Day.
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COMMENTARY: The Holy Father’s message Friday echoed Blessed Pier Giorgio Frassati: ‘To live without faith, without a patrimony to defend, without a steady struggle for truth — that is not living, but existing.’