Oh, we shall allow them even sin, they are weak and helpless, and they will love us like children because we allow them to sin. We shall tell them that every sin will be expiated, if it is done with our permission, that we allow them to sin because we love them, and the punishment for these sins we take upon ourselves.
Fyodor Mikailovich Dostoevsky, The Brothers Karamazov
Rorate Caeli has a very interesting English translation of an interview the Pope did recently with La Nacio, Argentina’s oldest daily newspaper. PopeWatch was intrigued by this section:
What do you think about the solution put forward by the German cardinal Walter Kasper?