Cardinal Sarah Addresses “Some Priests”
Cardinal Robert Sarah, Excerpt from Power of Silence:
Saint John says that a large number of disciples abandoned him because his teaching about the Eucharist and the demands of the Gospel was beyond them.
Today, some priests treat the Eucharist with the utmost contempt. They see the Mass as a talkative banquet where Christians faithful to the teaching of Jesus, divorced-and-remarried persons, men and women in an adulterous situation, unbaptized tourists who participate in the Eucharistic celebrations of the large anonymous crowds can indiscriminately have access to the Body and Blood of Christ. The Church must examine with urgency the ecclesial and