Results from Tag: 'magisterium'
“In order to preserve the Church in the purity of the faith handed on by the apostles, Christ who is the Truth willed to confer on her a share in his own infallibility.” (CCC 889)
DIFFICULT MORAL QUESTIONS: When Pope St. John Paul II authoritatively condemned abortion in 1995, he used a form similar to formulas used in earlier infallible declarations.
For 2,000 years, the Church has not wavered in her teaching on the immorality of homosexual acts.
REGISTER EXCLUSIVE: Cardinal Burke says a post-synodal apostolic exhortation, ‘by its very nature, does not propose new doctrine and discipline, but applies the perennial doctrine and discipline to the situation of the world at the time.’
Also tells the Register it is up to the laity to defend the faith as many clergy feel intimidated and are afraid of losing their positions.
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