Eastern Saints and Eastern Catholics
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(04-14-2021, 11:17 AM)ChairmanJoeAintMyPresident Wrote:
(04-14-2021, 11:16 AM)Augustinian Wrote: I've noticed that there's post-schism saints venerated by Eastern Catholics such as St. Gregory Palamas that aren't recognized by the West.

We ought to consider these to be questionable because their canonizations could not have been infallible.

Yes, that's true. They couldn't be celebrated liturgically in the West, but that doesn't mean someone can't have a private devotion to them. That said, there's still a spiritual danger involved in doing so, which would have to be gauged by the devotee and their confessor/director.
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