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Pope Paul VI Enthusiastic About The Spirit of Novelty Within the Church

Reader, Jim Paton from Perth, submitted the following extract from the text of the General Audience of Pope Paul VI on 2nd July, 1969. It is not available in English on the Vatican website, but you can read the original text by clicking on the photo of Paul VI. 1,091 more words

On Liturgical Calendars

Sabbato infra Hebdomadam V post Octavam Pentecostes
Festum Sancti Vincentii a Paulo Confessoris (-1969)
19 July 2014

Today is the Saturday, the sabbath (sabbatum… 650 more words


Servant of God?

Known primarily as the patron of Christopher Columbus, Isabella I of Castile with her husband Ferdinand II of Aragon, are responsible for making possible the unification of Spain under their grandson Carlos I. 470 more words


Pope Paul VI on These Times

Pope Paul VI on These Times

“We believed that after the Council would come a day of sunshine in the history of the Church. But instead there has come a day of clouds and storms, and of darkness of searching and uncertainties…And how did this come about? 575 more words


Heeding Our Earthly Mother & Heavenly Father — 14th Sunday in Ordinary Time—Year A

Readings: Zechariah 9:9-10; Romans 8:9,11-13; Matthew 11:25-30

Imagine an wall built across a road which has stood for as long as anyone can remember. The Catholic writer G.K. 911 more words


Caritas in Veritate, Five Years On (Part 2: Commemorating Populorum Progressio)

An interesting (though tangential) historical note: If the folks at the Vatican hoped to get people to notice the publication of Pope Benedict’s encyclical, Caritas in Veritate… 770 more words

Catholic Social Teaching