Amoris Laetitia

Cardinal Gerhard Müller greeting Pope Francis during the 2014 synod on the family. (CNS photo/Paul Haring)
Faith News
Gerard O'ConnellJuly 01, 2017
This appointment ensures that the C.D.F. is rowing with and not against the pope on key issues, including the interpretation of “Amoris Laetitia,” synodality and cooperation with the commission for the protection of minors.
Faith Features
Maureen K. DayJune 30, 2017
The laypeople were the experts—the ones who live the challenges of family life every day—at the San Diego synod responding to Pope Francis' “Amoris Laetitia."
Faith Vatican Dispatch
Gerard O'ConnellApril 22, 2017
The conference brought together six lay people from different countries “to reflect on the post-synod apostolic exhortation that has aroused grave perplexities and widespread unease in numerous components of the Catholic world.”
Arts & Culture Ideas
Olga SeguraApril 13, 2017
Beyoncé’s ‘Lemonade’ and ‘Amoris Laetitia’ were released a year ago. Both offer an important—often fundamentally different—look into love and marriage.
Pope Francis adjusts the hoodie of a baby during his general audience in St. Peter's Square at the Vatican on March 29. (CNS photo/Paul Haring)
Faith Vatican Dispatch
Gerard O'ConnellMarch 30, 2017
A deeper dive on 'Amoris Laetitia' is planned for the World Meeting of Families, to be held in Dublin in August 2018.
People carry large portraits of Salvadoran Archbishop Oscar Romero during rally in his honor in San Salvador (CNS photo/Roberto Escobar, EPA)
Faith Dispatches
José DueñoMarch 23, 2017
Archbishop Vincenzo Paglia, the postulator for the cause of Blessed Óscar Romero, experienced firsthand pushback against the archbishop’s canonization.