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Christoph Schonborn

Cardinal Raymond Burke: Gays, remarried Catholics, murderers are all the same


When Pope Francis last year effectively demoted U.S. Cardinal Raymond Burke by moving him out of a senior post in the Vatican to a largely ceremonial role as head of a Rome-based Catholic charity, it was viewed as a way to sideline one of the pope's most outspoken critics on the right.

But the move seems to have left Burke free to air his conservative -- and pointed -- views on efforts to change church practices.


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October 9-22, 2015


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