Pope Francis ask further study of female deacons
Promoted by some Amazon synod members

The Vatican announced Wednesday that Pope Francis has created a new commission to study the question of a female diaconate in the Catholic Church, after some members of the 2019 Amazon synod requested the pope re-establish

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Pope Francis ask further study of female deacons
Promoted by some Amazon synod members
2020-04-08T18:20:44-07:00

Benedict XVI and Cardinal Sarah answer Amazon doubts on celibacy
Ignatius Press: book due to ship Feb. 20

Pope Emeritus Benedict XVI and Cardinal Robert Sarah, prefect of the Congregation for Divine Worship, have co-authored a book on the crisis in the Church and on priestly ministry. From the Depths of Our Hearts

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Benedict XVI and Cardinal Sarah answer Amazon doubts on celibacy
Ignatius Press: book due to ship Feb. 20
2020-01-13T10:19:32-08:00

Amazon Synod attacks fossil fuels, plastics, Western eating habits
Vatican veers near enthusiasm for blood and soil

The Vatican’s Amazon Synod is done. But its mischief lives on in the ideological distortions of its final document, “Amazonia: New Ways For The Church And For A Holistic Ecology.” The crudity of its j’accuse against the developed world disfigures

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Amazon Synod attacks fossil fuels, plastics, Western eating habits
Vatican veers near enthusiasm for blood and soil
2019-12-13T15:21:27-08:00

Bishop McElroy brings Amazon to the U.S.
A "bunker mentality has arisen"

On November 6, San Diego Bishop Robert McElroy delivered the MacTaggart Lecture at St. Mary’s University in San Antonio, Texas. In his talk, entitled “Rekindle the Fire,” Bishop McElroy discusses his experience attending the recent Pan-Amazon Regional Synod in Rome

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Bishop McElroy brings Amazon to the U.S.
A "bunker mentality has arisen"
2019-11-11T01:31:16-08:00

Not a surprise
Recommendation to allow married priests passes Amazon Synod by vote of 128-41

The meeting for the Synod of Bishops for the Pan-Amazonian region has approved a final document which calls for the ordination of married men as priests and for women to be considered for diaconal ordination.

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Not a surprise
Recommendation to allow married priests passes Amazon Synod by vote of 128-41
2019-10-28T07:50:01-07:00

Who said it is the Virgin Mary?
Amazon synod spokesman says wooden figure of nude pregnant woman present at synod-related events is not the Virgin Mary: "It is an indigenous woman who represents life”

Fr. Giacomo Costa, a communications official for the Amazon synod, said Wednesday a wooden figure of a nude pregnant woman, which has been present at events related to the synod, is not the Virgin Mary, but

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Who said it is the Virgin Mary?
Amazon synod spokesman says wooden figure of nude pregnant woman present at synod-related events is not the Virgin Mary: "It is an indigenous woman who represents life”
2019-10-16T14:22:00-07:00

Cardinal Mueller responds to Amazon Synod document
Wrote a 7-page analysis citing, among other things, a 'false teaching' on revelation

That the working document for October’s Synod of Bishops calls the Amazon region a source of revelation is a “false teaching,” Cardinal Gerhard Mueller said Tuesday.

If in the Instrumentum laboris of the Amazon synod,

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Cardinal Mueller responds to Amazon Synod document
Wrote a 7-page analysis citing, among other things, a 'false teaching' on revelation
2019-07-17T13:46:28-07:00
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