Full Question Are Pope Gregory III’s ban of horse meat and Pope Pius XII’s ban of reading communist literature (if he even did—I am still confused regarding this matter) still in effect? I am confused as to whether either can lead to excommunication. Answer The 1983 Code of Canon Law: Can. 6 §1. When this… Continue reading Are Pope Gregory III and Pope Pius XII's ban still in effect?
Facebook is a fascinating vehicle. I’ve come across so many people people who knew me in my past, before Easter 1995—when I came into full communion with the Catholic Church. When they see on my profile that I’m a “Christian; Catholic,” there are always questions. In chatting with these old friends, I’m reminded of the… Continue reading How a Protestant Became a Canon Lawyer