Le Nouvel Esprit

https://www.lenouvelesprit.com/ – In depth articles on Vatican II, which include topics such as hermeneutics and Dignitatis Humanae “The task of Le Nouvel Esprit is to develop a middle position (between radical traditionalism and the view that Vatican II did not go far enough in reforms) that accepts the validity of Vatican II and that it is not a ruptureContinue reading “Le Nouvel Esprit”

In Defense of Vatican II: Beauty Will Save the World. — Gaudium et Spes 22

Dr. Larry Chapp James Matthew Wilson and Bishop Robert Barron. Two Champions of Beauty One of the things I have long pondered is why it is that people fall away from the faith.  Obviously, they do so for a variety of reasons so I will not attempt a “one size fits all” answer to that complex […]Continue reading “In Defense of Vatican II: Beauty Will Save the World. — Gaudium et Spes 22”

The Universal Call to Holiness: The Eucharistic Liturgy and the Unity of Sanctity and Sacrifice — Gaudium et Spes 22

By Larry Chapp “The profession ‘There is only one God’ is, precisely because it has itself no political aims, a program of decisive political importance: through the absoluteness that it lends the individual from his God, and through the relativization to which it relegates all political communities in comparison with the unity of the God […]Continue reading “The Universal Call to Holiness: The Eucharistic Liturgy and the Unity of Sanctity and Sacrifice — Gaudium et Spes 22”

De graves erreurs de Vatican II ? — + Archidiacre +

Après avoir supprimé la possibilité d’hérésies contenues dans les doctrines annoncées par le Concile Vatican II, nous discuterons de la possibilité d’erreurs graves dans le Magistère conciliaire dans ce qui est imposé avec autorité. De graves erreurs de Vatican II ? — + Archidiacre + Does a Teaching Need to be a Dogma Extraordinarily Proclaimed toContinue reading “De graves erreurs de Vatican II ? — + Archidiacre +”

Vatican II On False Religions — The Catholic of Honor

“This Sacred Council wishes to turn its attention firstly to the Catholic faithful. Basing itself upon Sacred Scripture and Tradition, it teaches that the Church, now sojourning on earth as an exile, is necessary for salvation. Christ, present to us in His Body, which is the Church, is the one Mediator and the unique way […]Continue reading “Vatican II On False Religions — The Catholic of Honor”

Les prières Léonines ont-elles été bannies par Vatican II? — + Archidiacre +

Réponse à une fausse controverse sur la prière à St Michel Archange. Les prières Léonines ont-elles été bannies par Vatican II? — + Archidiacre +

OnePeterFive called Pope Francis a Monster — the reproach of Christ

In a “featured commentary” on the blog OnePeterFive.com (1P5), Steve Skojec, founder and editor of 1P5, called Pope Francis a monster. The post title is “A Pope in Bed With Monsters“; the pope in question is Pope Francis. But as the article unfolds, the Pope is not only said to be “in bed” with monsters, […]Continue reading “OnePeterFive called Pope Francis a Monster — the reproach of Christ”

In Defense of Vatican II: Religious Freedom and the Insouciant Silliness of the Neo-Integralists — Gaudium et Spes 22

Dr. Larry Chapp In the interest of full disclosure I begin with an admission.  And that admission is that I am a hopeless Romantic who has read too much Tolkien and who longs to live in the sacral world of Middle Earth with its enchanted woods, priestly wizards, and noble Kings who rule by hereditary […]Continue reading “In Defense of Vatican II: Religious Freedom and the Insouciant Silliness of the Neo-Integralists — Gaudium et Spes 22”

Was Vatican II Infallible? — The Catholic of Honor

“The magisterium of the Church did not wish to pronounce itself under the form of extraordinary dogmatic pronouncements.” Pope Paul VI, Discourse closing Vatican II, 7 December 1965 “There are those who ask what is the authority, the theological qualification, which the Council wished to attribute to its teachings, knowing that it has avoided giving […]Continue reading “Was Vatican II Infallible? — The Catholic of Honor”