The Catholic bishops have gathered in Rome to kick off the Synod of Bishops XIV Ordinary General Assembly. The topic is the family.
In the 2014 Synod was plagued by controversy. First, Cardinal Kaspar floated a proposal that would have allowed Catholics who have been divorced and remarried to receive communion. A contingent of bishops prevented this heretical proposal from moving forward.
Second, there were some irregularities in the content of the interim and final reports. Somehow, statements on homosexual relationships found their way into the reports even though they did not have the requisite number of votes. [Read more…] about Pray For The Bishops At The Synod