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‘Non-liturgical’ blessings do not exist, theologian argues

March 05, 2024

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CWN Editor's Note: Father Nicola Bux, a former consultor to the Congregation for Divine Worship, takes issue with a Vatican spokesman’s claim that a 2000 document signed by Cardinal Joseph Ratzinger is an “important precedent” for Fiducia Supplicans.

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  • Posted by: feedback - Mar. 05, 2024 9:36 AM ET USA

    Excellent article by the former consultor to the Congregation for Divine Worship. It's one more proof that the Bishops of Africa and all Catholics who rejected Fiducia had the proper "Sensus Ecclesiae" - the "mind of the Church."