Full text of Cardinal Erdo's introductory report for the Synod on the Family

On Oct. 5, the opening day of the 2015 Synod on the Family, Cardinal Peter Erdo of Esztergom-Budapest — who is the synod’s relator general — gave an introductory speech to the synod fathers. Drawing from the working document for the synod as well as recent magisterial documents, Cardinal Erdo surveyed the work the assembly… Continue reading Full text of Cardinal Erdo's introductory report for the Synod on the Family

Cardinal Erdö's emphatic defense of Church teaching marked synod's first day

Monday, the first full day of the Ordinary Synod of Bishops on the Family, was dominated by the introductory address of the synod’s general relator, Cardinal Peter Erdö of Esztergom-Budapest. The entire text of Cardinal Erdö’s Oct. 5 speech was released only in Italian, but has been translated into English by the staff of Catholic… Continue reading Cardinal Erdö's emphatic defense of Church teaching marked synod's first day