'On the other hand, the canceled priests... have the providential opportunity to join the Passion of the Lord and not to harbor feelings of hatred, but to strengthen themselves in hope and discreetly attend to the faithful who approach them.'
The Synod on Synodality begins in October, and the annual Summorum Pontificum Pilgrimage coincides with its end. The Rome Life Forum, which will deliberate the crisis in the Church and the world, takes place shortly after that. This is both a happy accident and an opportunity.
Pope Francis 'has placed in key positions in the Roman Curia those characters who guarantee the worst possible management of the dicasteries entrusted to them, with the worst possible result and the greatest damage to the ecclesial body,' Viganò said.