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Tug of war over Amoris

Catholics are divided over how far Francis wants to change Church teaching regarding the remarried. But does he even have the authority to do so?

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The Pope wrote to Buenos Aires bishops about their proposed guidelines for priests following Amoris Laetitia

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History suggests Cardinal Burke is right about the authority of Amoris Laetitia

The canon lawyer Kurt Martens said that Amoris Laetitia had to be interpreted in line with previous Church teaching

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The cardinal said Amoris Laetitia proposed ‘a new pastoral approach’ which was ‘more dialogical and merciful’