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Hans Küng Loves Evangelii Gaudium

Hans Küng Loves Evangelii Gaudium
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Pope Francis' text is a call for church reform at all levels, says Hans Küng

29 November 2013

Church reform is forging ahead. In his Apostolic Exhortation Evangelii Gaudium, Pope Francis not only intensifies his criticism of capitalism and the fact that money rules the world, but speaks out clearly in favour of church reform “at all levels”. He specifically advocates structural reforms – namely, decentralisation towards local dioceses and communities, reform of the papal office, upgrading the laity and against excessive clericalism, in favour of a more effective presence of women in the Church, above all in the decision-making bodies. And he comes out equally clearly in favour of ecumenism and inter-religious dialogue, especially with Judaism and Islam....
From The Tablet



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http://www.thetablet.co.uk/texts-speeches-homilies/4/162/pope-francis-text-is-a-call-for-church-reform-at-all-levels-says-hans-k-ng








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