On eve of 50th anniversary Benedict XVI reflects on weak and strong points of Council documents
Topic: Second Vatican Council
Dr Williams tells Pope and synod that evangelisation is ‘overflow’ of disciple’s journey to Christ
Or should we be urgently seeking to fix the damage it did to the Church?
Dr Rowan Williams and Patriarch Bartholomew to attend Mass marking 50th anniversary of council
As the Church prepares for the 50th anniversary of Vatican II, I ask: what did Pope John hope for?; also, ‘what unites Hans Küng and Daphne McLeod’?
The answer makes gloomy reading
The Church was just not ready to face the changes the 1960s threw at it
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Benedict XVI celebrates Corpus Christi Mass in Rome
Prayer, love and forgiveness are not enough in themselves
Benedict XVI criticises Austrian priests’ campaign to relax Church discipline