The rivalries in Rome Admin Monday, October 6, 2014 Many are aware of disagreements going into the Synod, as between Cdl. Kasper and Cdl. Müller, but most don’t realize how far back they go. © 2023 The Catholic Thing. All rights reserved. For reprint rights, write to: [email protected] The Catholic Thing is a forum for intelligent Catholic commentary. Opinions expressed by writers are solely their own.