Skip to comments.Cardinal Schönborn Would like "Structural Reform" in the Church
Posted on 10/15/2010 7:47:03 PM PDT by 0beron
Vienna's Archbishop at the Diocesean Meeting: Perhaps in the last years we have been too afraid to accept new forms of cooperation in promotion and management of the direction of communities. Community direction by the laity -- New: Now with POLL! [There's an internet Poll...you probably can't vote on whether or not the Church should allow birth cotrol or not, yet...
Editor: Go down and vote on the poll if you want. The question is: What do you say about the ideas of Cardinal Schoenborn?
Yes, I think they're good.
I don't care
NO, I don't find them so grand!
Access and vote on the Poll here, vote Nein.
Presently, 71% of Kathnet's readership of 302 voters so far is not pleased with the Cardinals ideas of pushing the laity into a greater position of prominence and forming "small communities".
Vienna (kath.net/PEW) "Now is the moment to undertake changes. In ten years we will only suffer more": The Cardinal said this on Thursday afternoon in the Viennese Stepensdom at the opening of the 3rd Diocesan gathering in the scope of the initiative "Apostle History 2010"; about 1,450 delegates from parishes, Catholic organizations and ecclesiastical societies took part. "now we have the opportunity, but also the calling, to be counted and form ourselves in this rapid transformative process of the Church," said the Vienese Archbishop. At the same time he also hinted that there will also be in the future Diocesan meetings, will help to shape this process of transformation and manage change.
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This guy really seems to be losing his grip with each successive utterance.