Articles tagged Fraternal Correction

Cdl. Müller condemns Belgian bishops’ push for same-sex blessings as ‘heretical opposition to the revealed truth’

The Revealed Truth of God, which is recorded unabridged and unadulterated by the Church in the 'teaching of the apostles' (Acts 2:42), cannot be overcome, supplemented or corrected by any speculative or empirical science from the created reason of man, wrote the former head of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith.

Abp Viganò warns against silence of ‘reckless pastors’ who fear losing ‘human favor’

ROME, October 6, 2019 (LifeSiteNews) — Archbishop Carlo Maria Viganò on Sunday issued a statement warning all pastors of the Church not to “hide in silence” but to speak out against the “wolves” and “worldly powers” that are threatening Christ’s flock. The “fraternal correction,” written on the Oct. 6 liturgical memorial of St. Bruno, founder of the Carthusian Order, comes on the opening day of the Amazonian Synod, being held at the Vatican Oct. 6-27. Taking a page from the “Pastoral Rule” of St. Gregory the Great, a sixth-century patristic text which carefully details the duties and obligations of the clergy concerning […]