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Conscience versus constraint in Amoris Laetitia

Thursday 14 July 2016

Media and Communications Office

Three months after the publication of Amoris Laetitia ("The Joy of Love"), the reception is underway, and various commentators already are noting the wide differences in the hermeneutics of the post-synodal exhortation. If we want to identify the two main approaches, we can say that one has a rather constrained view of the text and, especially, of the two synodal gatherings.

Film review: The BFG

Wednesday 13 July 2016

Media and Communications Office

Film review by Fr Peter Sheehan, Australian Catholic Office for Film and Broadcasting

THE BFG. Starring: Mark Rylance, Ruby Barnhill, Penelope Wilton, and Jemaine Clement. Directed by Steven Spielberg. Rated G. 126 min.