Stankiewicz – Dean Roman Rota, on Immaturity
- Posted by Mary's Advocates
- On August 9, 2016
- Rota or Signatura
pages 33-39 pages (File size 1.7 MB)
Stankiewicz, His Excellency Antoni.
“Some Indications About Canon 1095 in the Instruction Dignitas Connubii.”
Studies on the Instruction Dignitas Connubii, Patricia M. Dugan and Luis Navarro (Editors) Proceedings, Gratianas Series. Montreal: Wilson & Lafleur Ltee, 2006, pages 33-49
His Excellency Antoni Stankiewicz is the Dean of the Tribunal of the Roman Rota
page 38: Certainly in this material one does not encounter the feared jurisprudential rigidity, but rather the laxism in the application of the law. This is found in the accustomed reasoning of ecclesiastical sentences which not unfrequently identify a minimal preparation for sacramental marriage, insufficient human maturity understood in a general way or imprudence in in behavior, with the lack of the necessary discretion of judgment or of the desired fitness for the essential obligations of marriage.