‘Astonished’ German leaders take issue with Holy See’s latest warning

‘Astonished’ German leaders take issue with Holy See’s latest warning Bishop Georg Bätzing, president of the German bishops’ conference, celebrates Mass during the third Synodal Assembly in Frankfurt in this 2021 photo. Photo: CNS
The latest warning by the Holy See about the risk of a new schism from Germany arising from the “Synodal Way” has been rejected and met with “astonishment” by its organisers, who in turn accused Rome of not acting like a synodal Church. However, at least one German bishop and a reform group welcomed the new intervention…
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