“Though we do not realize it, the work of seafarers is essential for our daily lives,” Cardinal Peter Turkson wrote in a message for “Sea Sunday,” July 14. This doesn’t mean that Catholics let alone Cardinals, Bishops, Priests and Theologians cannot criticize and/or condemn errant words and misdeeds of any given Pope at any given time. The Vatican dismissed that reporting as well. Sign up for our CNSNews Daily Newsletter to receive the latest news. Pope Francis "preached" a message in NYC where he declared that Jesus Christ was a 'failure on the cross'. ", Scalfari continues, "When I had the chance of discussing these sentences, Pope Francis told me: 'They are the proven proof that Jesus of Nazareth, once having become a man, was, though a man of exceptional virtues, not at all a God. As already stated on other occasions . All comments posted at Catholic World Report are moderated. Your contribution will help us continue to make CWR available to all readers worldwide for free, without a subscription. Donate today to help CNSNews continue to report on topics that the liberal media refuse to touch. Pope Francis has been caught on camera attempting to steer his flock away from Jesus Christ, warning that “having a personal relationship with Jesus is dangerous and very harmful“. The organization will celebrate its 100th anniversary in 2020, and will hold its world congress in Glasgow Sept. 29-Oct. 4 of that year. Or, should faithful, orthodox Catholics be content to bury their heads in the sand, act like “Chinese Monkeys,” wallowing in the murky mud of Modernism until the Immaculate Heart of Mary finally triumphs and Our Lord returns in glory to judge us all including His creature, Jorge Mario Bergoglio? Recall that St. Boniface himself chopped down the oak tree worshipped by the pagan Germans; and he didn’t dig holes in order to plant new ones! In any case, given the worse upheaval and confusion being generated in the contemporary Catholic Church, much of which is emanates from the Vatican now engulfed by the heretical and apostate Amazon Synod, is not perhaps incumbent on Pope Francis to make a similar Profession of Faith for the common good of the universal Church? Vatican City, Jul 31, 2018 / 02:05 pm (CNA/EWTN News).- Everyone is called to pursue sainthood through living the Works of Mercy, though it is not for the weak of heart, Pope Francis told more than 60,000 young altar servers in St. Peter’s Square… […]. repented of his predicted three-fold denial) that he would strengthen (confirm) his brethren (fellow Apostles). In conclusion, in a recent interview, Robert Cardinal Sarah, Prefect of the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments, remarked to the effect that those “who oppose the Pope [Francis]” are “automatically excommunicated.”. Thomas Weinandy, wrote an article for “Crisis” in which he posits the surreal notion that Pope Francis may be in “schism” with himself. “What is reported by the author in today’s article is the result of his reconstruction, in which the literal words pronounced by the Pope are not quoted. For the love of God, do not orthodox Catholics, laity and clergy alike, deserve clarity from the See of Peter let alone from the Princes of the Church and the Successors of the Apostles? "Not now, that the papal interviews to Scalfari have been published on the Vatican website, that they have been occasionally published by the Vatican publishing house (LEV) itself - for instance, as part of the book to the right. In 1968, the embattled Pontiff, Paul VI, recognizing and lamenting the sad state of affairs in the Church, made a solemn profession of faith, the so-called “Credo of the People of God.”. Don’t believe the report, Vatican says -, The story of the rise, triumph, and nightmare of the modern self. I, for one, lament that this “Credo,” is not an appendix to the Catechism of the Catholic Church, or at least included in the Compendium of the Catechism. The wafer “Jesus” and the acting Holy Spirit on Earth, the Pope, is presented as God’s infallible perfections among us. All the increasingly desperate diversions about Scalfari’s purported “unreliability” or (even more improbably) his ignorance of Catholic teaching are just wind, unless and until the pope himself makes a clear statement disavowing the explicit propositions attributed to him. The Catechism is a collection of the rules, regulations of the Church, to make it more than that is an affront to God, who left His guiding instructions and His plan for Man’s Salvation, in the Written Word of God, the Bible. ", In a statement issued Oct. 9, reported by Church Militant in Rome, the Vatican said, "As has been affirmed in other occasions, the words that Dr. Eugenio Scalfari attributes between quotes to the Holy Father during his colloquies held with him cannot be considered as a faithful account of what was effectively said, but represent more a personal and free interpretation of that which he heard, as appears entirely evident from what was written today concerning the divinity of Jesus Christ. Its 2000 years after Christ death, resurrection and ascension, its about time Catholics discover the Written Word of God and His Plan for mankind. No quotation of the aforementioned article must therefore be considered as a faithful transcription of the words of the Holy Father,” a Vatican statement said in March 2018. In my short lifetime, I have seen major changes in the contents of the Catechism, but the written word of God never changes. “It is not a good translation because it speaks of a God who induces temptation,” he … Given that the sin of apostasy is far graver than the sin of heresy, should not the Sacred College of Cardinals convene to discuss whether or not Pope Francis has indeed fallen not only into “manifest heresy” but into apostasy, and therefore has “ipso facto” ceased to be the legitimate Pope, and this irrespective of whether his canonical election was valid or not? Pope Calls Jesus, the Cross, a Failure #StillProtesting September 25, 2015 News Division #StillProtesting, catholicism, Francis, JD Hall, Pope, Roman Catholicism The Roman pontiff, who is – according to the 1689 London Baptist Confession and others – the or an antichrist, spoke yesterday at St. Patrick’s cathedral in New York. Pope Francis: Jesus Failed on the Cross So the Critics of Pope Francis have been loud and increasing just as much as the calls of social justice and climate change have excited the leftists in America. Breaking with centuries of Christian tradition, Pope Francis told a crowd of 33,000 Catholics in Rome that “ a personal, direct, immediate relationship with Jesus … The Vatican did not deny what Scalfari reported but said it could not "be considered as a faithful transcription of the words of the Holy Father.". CNSNews has emerged as the conservative media’s lynchpin for original reporting, investigative reporting, and breaking news. But logic suggests that we, orthodox Catholics, cannot have a reasonable hope in this happening since Pope Francis has not deigned to answer even the simple and straightforward “Dubia” (five questions) of the four Cardinals, two of whom are now deceased. '", In a March 2018 interview with Scalfari, Pope Francis reportedly said, "There is no Hell, there is the disappearance of sinful souls. then why, . Vatican City, Oct 9, 2019 / 12:11 pm (CNA).- The Vatican said Wednesday that an Italian journalist it has previously corrected was not speaking accurately when he claimed that Pope Francis denied Christ’s divinity. He is the meaning of life and history, who has pitched his tent in our midst.”, Speaking of Jesus last October, the pope said “God chooses an uncomfortable throne, the cross, from which he reigns giving his life.”. Pope Francis has made reference to Christ’s divinity frequently. ” by the Holy Father, . We recall that St. Paul adamantly rebuked St. Peter face, accusing him of hypocrisy. The Pope believe the second coming of Jesus is His presence in the Eucharist. education organization operating under Section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code, and contributions to the MRC are tax-deductible. Pope Francis says that he welcomes open criticism, but then ignores it and in some cases punishes those who out of charity and love of the truth proffer it to him (see the cases of Cardinals Burke and Müller). . In Evangelli Gaudium, the pope speaks of the “divine life” of Jesus. The Catechism is not inspired by the Holy Spirit of God, its just at its best, a summary of Faith. At Angelus: Pope Francis Comments on Jesus’ Parable of the Coin – ‘Render therefore to Caesar the things that are Caesar’s and to God the things … Pope Francis, on the Feast of the Holy Family in Vatican City, said Jesus had to beg forgiveness from His parents when he got lost at the temple as a child. October 10, 2019 (CatholicCulture.org) — Did Pope Francis really really say that Jesus is not God? Jesus Christ is true God and true man. I’d provide links, but I don’t want to give the outrage mongers the traffic. ), In the latest edition of La Repubblica, Pope Francis' longtime atheist friend and interviewer, Eugenio Scalfari, claims that the Pope told him that once Jesus Christ became incarnate, he was a man, a "man of exceptional virtues" but "not at all a God.".