On St John Paul II’s first feast day, we pick out piece from our archives that asks, how will history judge the Polish Pope?
But why is Cardinal Burke himself, the hero of the synod, being eased out? And what are these disquieting rumours about Cardinal Müller?
Cardinal Burke is right: the group responsible for reporting the synod is manipulating the presentation of what’s actually happening
There will be no prayers for his soul at this interfaith farrago in the presence of leaders of ‘the world faiths’ and the archbishop of Canterbury
He had no time for liberalism, but would have spurned the SSPX
Despite Annibale Bugnini’s extreme ecumania, the protestant observers at the consilium were wrong: the sacrificial language of the new mass was still entirely Catholic
He really does believe that we cannot, in his words, use Church doctrine ‘as we please’
ARCIC has always been a reductionist body, part of a subversive movement whose indifferentism has caused huge damage to the faith of Catholics in the pew
We are in such an atmosphere of uncertainty that even Jane Fonda can love the pope because she thinks he hates dogma: something has to give
When everyone else automatically, even unthinkingly, receives Holy Communion, those who can’t feel isolated from the community of the Church