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Catholic Word of the Day: CONTUMACY, 04-09-13
| Fr. John Hardon's Modern Catholic Dictionary
Posted on 04/09/2013 8:34:25 AM PDT by Salvation
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Obstinacy in disobeying the lawful orders of an ecclesiastical court or in refusing to follow a legitimate superior's admonitions or precepts.
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I think of all the democrat politicians who support abortion and who have been told by Bishops to refrain from receiving Communion. Yet they still do.
I guess it could apply to following the instructions of an abbot and other supervisors also.
Or the decisions handed down by a tribunal in the case of an anullment.
posted on 04/09/2013 8:34:25 AM PDT
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posted on 04/09/2013 8:39:21 AM PDT
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