German Bishops’ Conference Set to Publish Laxer Guidelines for Allowing Divorced and Remarried to Communion

1Peter5, Maike Hickson: Just after the news about Pope Francis’ support of more liberalizing approaches to the “remarried” question in Argentina and in Rome, news is now coming to us from Germany that other elements of the Catholic Church are moving in the same direction. Stephan Burger, Archbishop of Freiburg, Germany, has just announced that he expects the German Bishops’ Conference soon to allow Communion for the “remarried” throughout Germany. Katholisch.de, the official website of the German Bishops’ Conference reports on this same news today: Read the rest here.

  • Z.M.

    This and so many other enormities make one think of the words of the prophet Habacuc, 1:2-5. How long O Lord? The Chastisement is imminent. Reading Our Lady of Akita, one thinks it will be the terrible Judgement written of in the book of Joel.