An issue that has come up more than once in class; is it only religious people that can get into heaven?
This article does one side, drawing on God’s mercy and also putting an emphasis on the conscience for humans.
But I’d love to ask the Pope what conscience means to him; is he an Aquinas man or an Augustine of Hippo. I think I know but won’t put words in his mouth…
Female deacons could lead to female priests – and the Vatican knows it
Slippery theological slope or exactly what the saviour ordered….
Pope Francis to dismay reformists with ‘modern families’ document
There should be mercy. A positive message and a big step for catholicism but still a nod to divorce and alternative family life being flawed.
Is it enough? Does it go against traditional catholic beliefs?
I just know I like this pope’s efforts.
Pope says environmental sinners will face God’s judgment for world hunger
You tell ’em Pope! Parable of the sheep and goats in action. The powerful will be called for judgement!
Catholic church warms to liberation theology as founder heads to Vatican
Is modern society dehumanising us? Does the Catholic church do enough to be ‘for the poor’? Read this for that and a dramatic step for liberation theology and the Vatican!