Catechism of the Catholic Church Vatican II Style Part 3

You can see the previous parts here and here. In this final post about my thoughts in reading the Catechism of the Council of Trent and the Catechism published after Vatican II is based upon structure. Being a very methodical person I have a lot of respect for the organizers of the Vatican II catechism.Continue reading “Catechism of the Catholic Church Vatican II Style Part 3”

Spirit of Vatican II: Choice of Words and Symbolism

“Through those documents you hear the real voice of the Holy Spirit,” – Cardinal Zen What is clear, is that the Popes of Vatican II and the Popes after it all believed that the Holy Spirit was guiding the council. Thus, I want to briefly point out the damage caused by using ‘spirit of VaticanContinue reading “Spirit of Vatican II: Choice of Words and Symbolism”

Go Out to all the World and Tell the Good News — Fruits of Vatican II

This post is to bring to you attention an excellent talk given by Card. Arinze on one of the greatest fruits of Vatican II. That of a greater awareness of the lay apostolate. Click here for a link to the video. What does Christ call the lay person to do? What is the lay personsContinue reading “Go Out to all the World and Tell the Good News — Fruits of Vatican II”