Cardinal says Catholic Church 200 years out of date

Before his death, Cardinal Carlo Maria Martini, former archbishop of Milan, told interviewers that Catholic Church was “200 years out of date”.

Reuters reports that Martini gave “a scathing portrayal of a pompous and bureaucratic church failing to move with the times.” Martini said the Catholic Church was in need of “radical change, starting from the pope and the bishops. The paedophilia scandals oblige us to take a journey of transformation.”

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