Are people leaving the Church because of a lack of inspiring leadership, or simply because they have lost faith?
Challenge of Vatican II, he says, was to make ‘the truth and beauty of the faith shine out in our time’
Homily given at Mass marking 50th anniversary of Vatican II
Orthodox leader ‘wholeheartedly congratulates’ Pope on 50th anniversary of Council
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Bishop Egan also calls for extra emphasis on Eucharistic Adoration and a ‘systematic’ study of Catechism
Or should we be urgently seeking to fix the damage it did to the Church?
Benedict XVI follows in footsteps of John XXIII 50 years ago by visiting the Shrine of Our Lady of Loreto
Benedict XVI is following the journey that John XXIII took 50 years ago, when the Second Vatican Council was about to begin