Indian cardinal: Church in Asia is ‘100%’ behind Pope

[We are not! – AQ Tom] 
Catholic World News – 9/3/18
Cardinal Oswald Gracias of Mumbai has said that the Catholic Church in Asia fully supports Pope Francis in the face of criticism. The Indian prelate, who is a member of the Council of Cardinals, added: “We are grateful that Pope Francis has chosen not to answer” his accusers.
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3 comments on “Indian cardinal: Church in Asia is ‘100%’ behind Pope

  1. This cardinal is a radical ecumenist. What do you expect? And they are…. errr, …feet kissers.

  2. [Here is one Asian (Filipino) bishop who disagrees with His Eminence]

    Archbishop Viganò’s allegations demand ‘urgent answers,’ says leading Philippine prelate

    Catholic World News – 9/4/18

    “The reports on the sexual misconduct by a cardinal in the US is one that has brought more intensity to the pain and shame now being endured by the Church,” said Archbishop Romulo Valles of Davao, the president of the Philippine bishops’ conference. “The recent testimony and revelation by a former Apostolic Nuncio regarding sexual misconduct and how this is being dealt with, has brought more painful questions that obviously need urgent answers that will show us the truth.

  3. [Here is another Asian bishop who disagrees with His Eminence]

    Singapore archbishop sees sex-abuse scandal as ‘wake-up call’archbishop sees sex-abuse scandal as ‘wake-up call’

    Catholic World News – 9/4/18

    Archbishop William Goh Seng Chye of Singapore said that sex-abuse scandals in other countries provide “a wake-up call for us, as the Catholic Church in Singapore has not been spared allegations of child abuse.” He promised that complaints would be investigated promptly.

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