Ed Peters provides refreching clarity about the force of the odd papal letter to Argentinian bishops
People who pay attention are pretty disturbed about this. I was rather troubled.
I am less troubled now.
That doesn’t mean that this is over.
Ed Peters tries to untangle it. HERE
On the appearance of the pope’s letter to the Argentine bishops in the Acta Apostolicae Sedis
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