Athanasius Schneider: Pope Francis’s Synodal Reform is Undermining the Church

Bishop Athanasius Schneider is appealing to Pope Francis to rescind new norms that grant equal voting rights to bishops and laity at the October 2023 Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops in Rome, saying they are a “radical novelty” that “undermine the divine constitution of the Church, conforming it more to a Protestant … Read more

WORSE THAN DEATH: A Pandemic Warning from Cardinals Sarah, Müller, Zen, Abp. Viganò

UPDATE: Likely under duress, Cardinal Sarah removes name from letter. Cardinals Robert Sarah, Joseph Zen and Gerhard Müller have joined with Archbishop Carlo Maria Viganò in launching an appeal to governmental leaders to respect people’s inalienable rights and fundamental freedoms in light of the Covid-19 pandemic. Titled “An Appeal for the Church and the world,” … Read more

Vatican Urged to Partner with Population Controllers on Pope’s Global Education Pact

American economist and population control proponent Jeffrey Sachs has announced that potential funding partners for Pope Francis’s May 2020 Global Education Pact to create a “new humanism” include U.S. billionaire philanthropist Bill Gates, China’s wealthiest business magnate, UNESCO and other United Nations agencies, and the Islamic Development Bank. A key means of population control for … Read more

Vatican Bishop DEFENDS Giving Communion To Pro-Abort Argentine President and His Concubine

A Vatican bishop has defended giving Holy Communion to the pro-abortion president of Argentina and his mistress during their recent visit to the Vatican, saying it is a “problem” only for U.S. Catholics and Cardinal Raymond Burke. The bishop accused this journalist of being a “fanatic” for challenging him on it. In comments to LifeSite … Read more

Bishop Schneider: ‘The Pope Cannot Be Silent As He Watches The Wolves Devour The Flock’

Pope Francis has the duty to prevent bishops in Germany from leading clergy and faithful down the “synodal path” over the precipice of heresy, Bishop Athanasius Schneider has said. In a new statement published today on the German-language outlet Kath.net (see official English text below), the auxiliary of Astana, Kazakhstan, argued that the “synodal path” is … Read more

Archbishop Viganò Denounces Benedict’s Secretary for ‘Abusive and Systematic Control’ of Pope Emeritus

In the wake of the controversy surrounding the genesis of Cardinal Robert Sarah’s new book with Benedict XVI on priestly celibacy, Archbishop Carlo Maria Viganò has released a testimony denouncing Archbishop Georg Gänswein for what he calls his “abusive and systematic control” of the pope emeritus. “It is time to reveal the abusive and systematic … Read more

Cardinal Zen Urges Other Cardinals to Stop the ‘Murder of the Church in China’

Cardinal Joseph Zen, the leading voice for persecuted Catholics in China, has sent a letter to the College of Cardinals imploring them to denounce the recent agreement the Vatican signed with China’s communist government. Together with the letter, the 87-year-old bishop emeritus of Hong Kong has also shared with his brother cardinals several “dubia” that … Read more