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"Vatican Synod 2015: The Final Confrontation" - Perspectives

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A Most Revealing Passage

November 10, 2015
by Christopher A. Ferrara

In my last column I made reference to the Pope’s indignant address on the last day of Phony Synod 2015, blasting those who had stood in the way of approval for what “the Spirit” — meaning his handpicked, unelected, progressive-dominated drafting committee of ten — was supposedly trying to say through the Synod Fathers. One paragraph of that address bears further examination as emblematic of Francis’ entire program over the past two-and-a-half years:

It [the Synod] was also about laying bare the closed hearts which frequently hide even behind the Church’s teachings or good intentions, in order to sit in the chair of Moses and judge, sometimes with superiority and superficiality, difficult cases and wounded families.

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