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Statement from Archbishop Lucas on Creighton’s decision to approve of same-sex benefits

From the Archdiocese of Omaha: Below is a statement from Archbishop George Lucas regarding the decision by Father Tim Lannon, SJ, president of Creighton University, to offer benefits to same-sex spouses of employees who have attempted marriage in states where this practice is legal. “I am disappointed in Father Lannon’s announcement that Creighton University will […]

Communion for the Divorced and Remarried is not a ‘Life Raft’

Cardinal Kasper has referred to Communion for the divorced and remarried as a “life raft” for the shipwrecked. Jesus’ teaching on the indissolubility of sacramental marriage is clear, the retired German cardinal said, and it would harm individuals and the church to pretend otherwise. However, “after the shipwreck of sin, the shipwrecked person should not […]