16th November 2016

“[Europe is] moving backwards in the area of religion because legislative bodies on the continent are increasingly moving further away from Christian principles. Laws being passed in almost every country in Europe do not coincide with Christian principles. [Religious] superiors have a clear challenge, and at the same time an inescapable task: to root out the subtle forms of internal secularisation that have become present in our surroundings.”

Cardinal Franc Rode