mattsixteen24

It’s High Time to Give Fulton Sheen His Due

As most readers know by now, some rascally American bishops have conspired to halt Fulton Sheen’s beatification. News of the delay has been stirring …
mattsixteen24
@frawley no one said the truth was easy to handle. It's not very surprising since the Heresy of Modernism has been in the Church for quite some time. It's not my standards, it is Catholic truths. You cannot state heresies on public TV and assume you won't be called out for heresies. You either believe in all Catholic truths or you don't. We are not protestants.
frawley
I am familiar with the heresy of modernism going back at least to the early 1900’s. I was simply asking how you define it in relation to labeling people as modernists. I think we both agree that heresies are not in short supply these days
mattsixteen24
Defining modernism is no easy task. Read Pascendi. It's not an easy read. I'm no expert on it, but to me modernists can easily be identified by anyone's allegiance to VII. Ambiguity and double talk in the face of Catholic truths is a modernist's tactics. When directly confronted about contradictions in modernist beliefs they use ambiguity, double speech, stalling, convoluted answers, and other …More
Defining modernism is no easy task. Read Pascendi. It's not an easy read. I'm no expert on it, but to me modernists can easily be identified by anyone's allegiance to VII. Ambiguity and double talk in the face of Catholic truths is a modernist's tactics. When directly confronted about contradictions in modernist beliefs they use ambiguity, double speech, stalling, convoluted answers, and other dishonest tactics because they reject the truth and adhere to a false doctrine.
johnandannette
People can say what they will say about Fulton Sheen--both truth and lies, but I know that Our Lord has used him to bring more people into the faith and to foster their faith than most of us combined.
frawley
This is starting to sound like the French Revolution. Accuse and find a reason to cut off everyones head. Especially those who are no longer here to defend themselves. Is there anyone who meets your standards?