Pope Francis Recognizes 21 Coptic Orthodox Martyrs as Catholic Saints?

Michael Lofton explains how Pope Francis could accept 21 Coptic Orthodox martyrs as Catholic saints in light of the Council of Florence. He covers a letter from the Holy Office in 1949, as well as Lumen Gentium 15 to offer the proper context. He lastly, calls on everyone to assent to the Catholic Magisterium instead of dissenting against the teaching authority established by Christ.

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