Pope Francis Appoints a Universalist


#1

“Pope Francis Appoints a Universalist - All Men Will Be Saved - to Replace Müller as Head of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith”

“…The twentieth and twenty-first century has seen a growth in universalist sentiment within the Catholic Church.”

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#2

What I always find interesting, is the user commentary. They are some long and interesting commentaries, following the article. :smiley:

But looking at their about page…it looks like the purpose of the blog - is to criticize Islam (within the framework of Catholic theology) :exclamation: :wink:


#3

Yes, the comments sections of articles are often quite enlightening & amusing.

The article itself speaks of the man as a universalist, though quotes of him in it seem to indicate rather a hopeful universalist.


#4

Origen (185-254 A.D.) taught the reconciliation and restoration to God of all rational beings:

Later, when his writings were rejected by the Catholics, it was not because of his universalist teachings, but for other reasons.


#5

A Wiki article on him is found at en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Luis_Ladaria_Ferrer.