The Dispatch

The Paralyzed Church

June 21, 2019 Dr. Adam A. J. DeVille 23

The Church is paralyzed today. Last November’s meeting of the USCCB, the recent papal motu proprio (which I discussed here), and now this month’s USCCB meeting have all demonstrated an exhaustion of episcopal imagination, which […]

Essay

A short defense of authentic synodality

December 10, 2018 Dr. Adam A. J. DeVille 5

Among some Catholics today, “synodality” is regarded as an ill-defined term perhaps signifying nothing but the covert dismantling of Catholic structures and teaching. Raymond Cardinal Burke, for instance, recently said in an interview with LifeSiteNews […]