Tag: Cardinal Robert Sarah

Cardinal Sarah: To oppose the pope is to be outside the Church

Cardinal Sarah: To oppose the pope is to be outside the Church

| Cindy Wooden | October 9, 2019 | 0 Comments

Guinean Cardinal Robert Sarah, prefect of the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Sacraments, said the people who portray him as an opponent of Pope Francis are being used by the devil to help divide the Church.

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‘Watering down’ church teaching won’t attract young people, cardinal says

‘Watering down’ church teaching won’t attract young people, cardinal says

| Cindy Wooden | October 16, 2018 | 0 Comments

Just because some young people disagree with Catholic moral teaching, including in the area of sexuality, does not mean the Church’s teachings are unclear or should change, Cardinal Robert Sarah told the Synod of Bishops.

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In letter to Cardinal Sarah, pope clarifies new translation norms

In letter to Cardinal Sarah, pope clarifies new translation norms

| Cindy Wooden | October 23, 2017 | 1 Comment

The Vatican is not to “impose” a specific liturgical translation on bishops’ conferences, but rather is called to recognize the bishops’ authority and expertise in determining the best way to faithfully translate Latin texts into their local languages, Pope Francis said in a letter to Cardinal Robert Sarah.

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Whatever priest’s posture, eucharistic prayer about God

Whatever priest’s posture, eucharistic prayer about God

| Father John Paul Erickson | July 21, 2016 | 2 Comments

A few weeks ago at a liturgical conference in England, the cardinal prefect of the Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments, Cardinal Robert Sarah, created quite a stir by enthusiastically and publicly advocating for the widespread use of “ad orientem” within the Catholic Mass beginning this coming Advent.

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