Free Republic
Browse · Search
Religion
Topics · Post Article

Skip to comments.

BREAKING: Traditional Anglicans Hear More From Rome
Catholic Online ^ | 7/28/08 | Randy Sly

Posted on 07/27/2008 10:46:05 AM PDT by tcg

For several years reports have been floating around the Internet about an independent group – The Traditional Anglican Communion (TAC) – seeking full communion with the Roman Catholic Church. Some within the Roman Catholic Church as well as other Anglican groups quickly dismissed the seriousness with which the Holy See would be viewing this.

The TAC recently released a letter they received from Cardinal Levada of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith, the office responsible for such relationships. The communiqué made it very clear, without going into specific, that the request from the TAC is being seriously scrutinized. The Cardinal also indicated that the recent activities in the Anglican Communion (per se) did complicate the matters somewhat.

(Excerpt) Read more at catholic.org ...


TOPICS: Current Events; History; Moral Issues; Theology
KEYWORDS: anglican; catholic; lambeth; pope
For one group of traditional Anglicans there was a glimmer of hope concerning a petition for full-communion with Rome.
1 posted on 07/27/2008 10:46:06 AM PDT by tcg
[ Post Reply | Private Reply | View Replies]

Disclaimer: Opinions posted on Free Republic are those of the individual posters and do not necessarily represent the opinion of Free Republic or its management. All materials posted herein are protected by copyright law and the exemption for fair use of copyrighted works.

Free Republic
Browse · Search
Religion
Topics · Post Article

FreeRepublic, LLC, PO BOX 9771, FRESNO, CA 93794
FreeRepublic.com is powered by software copyright 2000-2008 John Robinson