“Priests need to work on their ability to discern”

This is just one of many articles that exploded on the internet on this article from La Civilta Cattolica.  It is a message that needs to be mandatory reading for all bishops and seminary rectors!!…reyanna

By Andrea Tornielli                      August 25, 2015                  Vatican Insider La Stampa on-line

Discernment is a key word in the sections of the “Amoris Laetitia” that deal with welcoming and guiding wounded and “irregular” families. It is precisely this discernment that “priests are really in need of” today, during their formation as well. Francis said this in a conversation he had with a group of 28 Polish Jesuits in Krakow in the afternoon of 30 July. A summary of the conversation  which lasted around 40 minutes was transcribed by Antonio Spadaro, the director of Italian Jesuit periodical La Civiltà Cattolica, and is published in the latest issue of the periodical.

“I ask you to work with seminarians,” the Pope told the group of Jesuits. “Above all, give them what you have received from the Exercises: the wisdom of discernment.

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