In No Way Does Amoris Laetitia Authorize ‘Unrestricted Access to the Sacraments’
DECEMBER 7, 2017 (Zenit.org).- The Post-Synodal Exhortation Amoris Laetita in no way authorizes “unrestricted access to the Sacraments,” explained the Argentine Bishops in 2016, in an interpretation of the Exhortation’s text, validated by Pope Francis in a letter. The two documents are published in Spanish on the Vatican’s Internet site.
Here is a ZENIT translation of the two letters.
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Letter of the Bishops of the Buenos Aires Pastoral Region
Basic Criteria for the Application of Chapter VIII of Amoris Laetitia
We received with joy the Exhortation Amoris Laetitia, which calls us first of all to make the love of spouses