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Polish bishops weigh statement affirming traditional stands on marriage and divorce

October 19, 2017

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CWN Editor's Note: The document now being discussed by the Polish bishops would strongly reaffirm the teaching of Familiaris Consortio, stating that Catholics who divorce and remarry may receive Communion only if they commit to living as brother and sister.

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  • Posted by: Randal Mandock - Oct. 19, 2017 8:12 PM ET USA

    The message of the Polish bishops seems at odds with the "definitive" message of the Argentine bishops. Does anyone want to place money on which of these two Churches is viewed by someone as the more "rigid"?