Posts Tagged ‘Catholic theology’

Paradigm shift needed in Catholic theology says Pope

Monday, November 6th, 2023
Catholic theology

Catholic theology needs to undergo a “paradigm shift” says Pope Francis. It must engage widely with contemporary science, culture and people’s lived experience as an essential starting point. Citing the need to deal with “profound cultural transformations,” Francis’s vision for Catholic theology’s future is encapsulated in a new motu proprio (apostolic letter) issued on Saturday. Read more

‘The growth of Catholic theology’ – Pope Francis’ doctrinal chief speaks

Thursday, July 20th, 2023
Catholic theology

Earlier this month, Pope Francis appointed Archbishop Victor Manuel Fernandez as prefect of the Dicastery of the Doctrine of the Faith. The archbishop, an Argentine, had been since 2018 the Archbishop of La Plata, and was before that the rector of Argentina’s Catholic University — a role to which he was appointed by then-Cardinal Jorge Read more