I once heard someone accuse Francis of only using Post-Vatican II sources in his encyclicals and Exhortations. Is this true? Should we expect someone living 55 years after Vatican II closed to often quote pre-Vatican II works? I did a quick survey of other Popes and how far back quote church documents in their encyclicalsContinue reading “Does Francis Only Quote Post Vatican II Sources?”
Dans laquelle il exprimait son union au Saint Père. Lettre de Saint Padre Pio à Saint Paul VI, 12 septembre 1968 — + Archidiacre + If you read this short letter, (after using google to translate into English) you can see the St. Padre Pio was not disobedient to Vatican II and the Holy Father!
A great promoter and participant in Vatican II he is a heroic example of the faith lived to its fullest. Pray for us and the continued unfolding of the great council’s gifts. (feast day Oct 22) Remember to keep all promoters of Vatican II in your prayers.