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A bishop formerly associated with the traditionalist Society of St. Pius X has incurred excommunication again by conferring an episcopal ordination not approved by Rome. Bishop Richard Williamson has now brought excommunication upon himself a second time. He was excommunicated in 1988 along with three others w...read more
Articles from section "Canon Law"
The Instruction "Dignitas Connubii" can help ministers of the court to streamline annulment proceedings that are "often perceived by married couples as long and tiresome". These were the …read more
On Saturday, Pope Francis received the participants of the International Congress on Canon Law held in Rome from January 22-24, 2015 at the Pontifical Gregorian University, on the theme: …read more
During an audience with the Tribunal of the Roman Rota, Pope Francis encouraged judges to provide “real access to the justice of the Church” in cases of marriage annulment. The Holy Father …read more
In order to facilitate the experience of conversion and the grace of reconciliation during the Lenten season, Cardinal Norberto Rivera Carrera, archbishop primate of Mexico City, has …read more
Here is a translation of the address Pope Francis gave today to Prelate Auditors, Officials and Lawyers of the Tribunal of the Roman Rota, on the occasion of the solemn opening of the …read more