Description: What happens when a priest refuses communion to a same-sex couple? The question isn't going away. In fact, it’s likely to get worse - just look at Beto O’Rourke’s recent pledge to remove tax-exempt status from churches that refuse to recognize same-sex marriages. Al shares some thoughts.
Synod Update - A New Amazonian Rite? (2 segments)
Description: Much of the discussion surrounding the Synod has focused on the proposals for married priests and female deacons. But another recent proposal has a more direct bearing on the liturgy - the call for a new "ad experimentum" Amazonian rite of the Mass. Matthew Bunson updates us on this and other Synod news.
Dr. Matthew Bunson
Matthew Bunson is Executive Editor of EWTN News and a Senior Fellow at St Paul Center for Biblical Theology. He’s the author or co-author of more than 50 books including the first English-language biography of Pope Francis and The Encyclopedia of Catholic History. Follow him on twitter at MattBunson. Register Radio airs Saturdays at 7 pm and Sundays at 11 am.