Posts Tagged ‘Bishop Athanasius Schneider’

Catholic Church unity under pressure

Thursday, November 30th, 2023
Church unity

Catholic Church unity is facing challenges on multiple fronts, driven by tense dialogues between bishops, open criticism of Pope Francis, claims the Synod report will damage the Church, and the perception of internal persecution. Synodal Way dispute escalates At the Council of European Bishops’ Conference in Malta, Bishop Georg Bätzing of Limburg, Germany and Archbishop Read more

Is the Synod on Synodality a hostile takeover of the Catholic faith?

Thursday, November 3rd, 2022
hostile takeover of the Catholic faith

Cardinal Gerhard Müller, the former head of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith, has called the Synod on Synodality a potential “hostile takeover of the Church of Jesus Christ.” Pope Francis announced last week that he is adding an extra year to the Synod on Synodality. Pope Francis has described it as a Read more

Papal critic says Kazakhstan congress a ‘supermarket’ of religions

Monday, September 19th, 2022
congress a ‘supermarket’ of religions

One of Pope Francis’ most vocal critics slammed the Congress of Leaders of World and Traditional Religions as a “supermarket” of religions that risks relegating the importance of the Catholic Church as the one true religion. Bishop Athanasius Schneider (pictured), a longtime public critic of the pontiff, said he sees it as both his duty Read more