(kreuz.net) The Old Liberal German Catholicism has been in a state of "paralysis and weakness" for years.
No Word of Dialog in the Gospel
The Cardinal criticized the Old Liberal 'dialog process" of the German Bishops, which makes the faith and the Church a process, whose second central event took place on the weekend in Hannover.
"There isn't a single mention of the word dialog in the bible" -- explained Cardinal Brandmüller.
Life Saving Medicine?
For the spreading of the Faith of the faith -- since the stagnation following the Second Vatican Council -- lies in the personal witness of the faith.
Structural reforms or pastoral strategies take a secondary role as far as he is concerned.
The Pope is apparently proscribing "life giving medicine" with the upcoming "Year of Faith".
In order to maintain one's self in an environment hostile to faith, perseverance and daily practice is needed.
The faith is "not an à la Carte choice on the menu, which one only has to pick what one likes."
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