'Religious socialism, Christian socialism, are contradictory terms; no one can be at the same time a good Catholic and a true socialist,' wrote Pope Pius XI in his 1931 encyclical Quadragesimo Anno, in sharp contrast to Francis' recent glowing remarks.
The untrammeled spread of erroneous political ideologies has brought our societies to ruin. Over the past century it has caused the deaths of well over a billion innocents, mostly unborn children, and has caused the eternal loss of countless souls.
Descriptions of the actions and plans of Freemasons and similar secret societies by previous popes and Catholic authors seem to correlate with at least some of the destructive and secret history of the FBI.
It must be that only those professing the true faith can reasonably be considered Catholic. Otherwise, we would be in the position of stating that those who publicly reject the rule of faith nonetheless share in the 'profession of the same faith' with those who do give their submission.
The 'synodal form' of theology no longer looks to the infallible magisterium of the Catholic Church as its source and authoritative guide but rather to 'the ability to listen, dialogue, discern and integrate the multiplicity and variety of instances and inputs.'
The Leonine Institute for Catholic Social Teaching recently launched an exciting new project called the 'Jubilee Debt Relief Program.' It’s a no-cost initiative that seeks to help persons who are having financial difficulties.