Francis Scolds Trendies and Traddies

Kathy Schiffer comments here on overly rigid traditionalists, overly lax cafeteria Catholics and those who use the church for their own gain.

Half-hearted Catholics–those who believe only some of the Church’s teachings–aren’t really Catholics at all.

“They may call themselves Catholic,” said Pope Francis at his morning Mass at the Domus Sancta Marthae, “but they have one foot out the door.”

The Pope criticized “Uniformists, Alternativists and Bussinessists”.

The three groups might be typified as legalist Catholics, lax Catholics and Lucrative Catholics.

The problem is that we all can tend to fall into these traps if we’re not careful.

Read the whole post here.