The ‘Catholic’ Neo-Conservative Seamless Garment | AKA Catholic

HomeBlog PostThe ‘Catholic’ Neo-Conservative Seamless Garment The ‘Catholic’ Neo-Conservative Seamless Garment Louie July 1, 2021 No Comments On Friday, June 18, the United States Conference of Catholic Bishops approved a motion, by a margin of 166-58, to prepare a document widely anticipated, correctly or not, to address the necessary disposition for the reception of Holy Communion, with commentary concerning public persons in particular. The following week, USCCB President, Archbishop Jose Gomez, issued a statement explaining exactly what this entails: The doctrine committee of the bishops’ conference will now begin drafting this document and, in the months ahead, the bishops will continue our prayer and discernment through a series of regional meetings and consultations. In November, the bishops will gather to discuss the document draft. In other words, a full one-quarter of the U.S. bishops think that Communion for public apostates is a non-issue, the rest simply decided to punt the problem by setting in motion a bureaucratic process that amounts to getting ready to get ready.  

The ‘Catholic’ Neo-Conservative Seamless Garment | AKA Catholic

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