The German-speaking members of the Synod of Bishops have made a report that some are touting as a breakthrough for the proposal to give Communion to divorced and civilly remarried Catholics.
What did they really say, and what significance does it have?
Here’s what we know at present . . .
1. What was the report that the German-speaking bishops made?
After the synod opened, the bishops broke into small groups (known as circuli minores or “...