The Complicity of Catholic Progressives in Amoris Laetitia Commentary

Following is a guest post from Craig A. Ford, Jr.,  a doctoral candidate and the Margaret O’Brien Flatley Fellow in Theological Ethics at Boston College: About one month has passed since Pope Francis released his Apostolic Exhortation Amoris Laetitia. As expected, theological commentary has exploded in the same time period. Of course, I make no claim to have read all of the commentary, but I have read quite a bit of it. And, for my part, I’m sad to say how disappointed I am with how many otherwise progressive commentators have engaged the document—and I say this as someone who...

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