.- In a recent interview with Commonweal, Cardinal Walter Kasper discussed his proposal that divorced and remarried persons might receive Communion, suggesting that Christians aren’t called to be heroic.
“To live together as brother and sister? Of course I have high respect for those who are doing this,” he told Commonweal’s Matthew Boudway and Grant Gallicho, referring to divorced partners who have entered into a new civil marriage.
“But it’s a heroic act, and heroism is not for the average Christian.” Click on photo of Cardinal Kasper to read the rest of this report. Then tell us your thoughts.