Cardinal Arinze on the Eucharist
Arinze, as usual, cuts through the mucky-muck: "Objectively, the answer is clear: The person is not fit. If he shouldn't receive it, then it shouldn't be given." Unfortunately, both O'Malley and McCarrick have backed off this issue, as the article reveals, which once again deprives the Church of the united front which is so desperately needed here.
But, as should have been expected -- since when does a Vatican decree make any difference to John Kerry?
This debate accompanies the release of the long-awaited document on the Eucharist: Redemptionis Sacramentum: Full text here, Zenit's summary here.
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