Skip to comments.Severe reprimand by the Vatican for the German Church
Posted on 01/26/2023 12:27:29 PM PST by Gillibrand1
The letter of 21st December 2022, addressed by His Eminence the Archbishop of Cologne and the Most Reverend Bishops of Eichstätt, Augsburg, Passau and Regensburg to the signatories below, the Cardinal Secretary of State and the Prefects of the Dicasteries for the Doctrine of the Faith and for Bishops (copy), requires that the theme of the Synodal Path of the Church in Germany, which was already the subject of the inter-dicasterial meeting during the Ad-Limina visit of the German episcopate on 18 November, be taken up again.
With regard to this meeting, we would like to begin by thanking the bishops once again for the great efforts they have made in investigating the heinous crime of sexual abuse of minors by men (including clergy) and women of the Catholic Church and the often inadequate approach of some of the Church's pastors.
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Pot calling kettle black.
Vatican is at heart of rot in Catholic church. It is almost as if any criticism from them should be treated as a compliment.
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