Vatican II Let us See Trent in Terms of the Faith Instead of the Faith in Terms of Trent

There is the idea that Vatican II was a discontinuity with the past. Ratzinger taught us the idea that Vatican II was continuous with the past faith that there was no rupture. This hermeneutic of continuity does not mean that the Church did not change its focus or outlook though. Think about it, if youContinue reading “Vatican II Let us See Trent in Terms of the Faith Instead of the Faith in Terms of Trent”

Vatican II and Ambiguity

I am going to cut to the chase on this issue. If you think that some people at the council purposely made things ambiguous okay. If you don’t that is fine too. I simply want to point out that the ambiguity (if there) is not as big a deal as it once was 50 yearsContinue reading “Vatican II and Ambiguity”