Tito Edwards

On the Appearance of Pope Francis’s Letter to the Argentine Bishops in the Acta Apostolicae Sedis

The following is a reprint of an article by Edward N. Peters, J.C.D., J.D., with permission.

Some three months ago I predicted that Pope Francis’ letter to the Argentine bishops, approving their implementation of Amoris laetitia, would make its way into the Acta Apostolicae Sedis. Now it has. An accompanying note from Cardinal Parolin states that the pope wishes the Argentine document to enjoy “magisterial authority” and that his endorsement thereof has the status of an “apostolic letter”.

Fine. Let’s work through some points. Continue Reading

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A Second Look at Weapons of Mass Destruction

Last year I posted a column title, Weapons of Mass Destruction.  In it I lampooned many of the abuses that arose out of the Second Vatican Council. I revisit that post only to shed some light on how the abuses

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Res & Explicatio for A.D. 3-16-2009

Salvete AC readers! Here are today’s Top Picks in the Catholic world: 1. The Indian Catholic is reporting that Pope Benedict’s next encyclical will be on the global meltdown. “The Pope’s message fundamentally will be one of hope… …it will

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Obama and Consequences

My friend Jay Anderson over at his always well worth reading blog, has a story about Father Jay Scott Newman’s controversial decision that voters for Obama should do penance before receiving communion.  The anonymous comments are priceless.  Perhaps some of our readers

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