Articles by Deborah Castellano Lubov
During Today’s Briefing, Moira McQueen Considers 'Democratic' Element of Synod
The synod is democratic in the sense thatauditors are given the same forum for the same amount of time as bishops.This was the opinionshared by moral theologian,Moira McQueen, a synod auditor …read more
"The Church must be an accompanying mother who does not reject anyone, but reaches out to all. And the key is to remain firm in theological principles, but to make ecclesiastical discipline …read more
While Warning Against False Media Reports, Leading African Prelate Explains How Francis' Actions Have 'Noticeably Dampened Down' Synod's 'Atmosphere of Suspicion'
In the Synod of Bishops on the family,Africans have theirthoughts, arguments and proposals clear in theirminds andbelieve their expectations will be largely met,"namely that the Church's …read more
The Syrian Catholic Patriarch of Antiochsays his region'sfamilies are 'divided' and 'torn' and this tragic situation can sometimes leave bishops and patriarchs feeling helpless. Patriarch …read more
Archbishop of Philadelphia, Charles Chaput, says, "We are not here to win anything, we are here to arrive at the truth of the Lord that He has set out for His Church." This afternoon at the …read more