Does the Shoe Fit?
Stephen White of Catholic University reflects on recent comments of the Holy Father and the responses from American Catholics:
“Few American Catholics are interested in a return to the pre-Conciliar Church. This is especially true among the American bishops. But neither do they wish to return to the tepid, low-stakes Catholicism that decimated the American Church in the last half-century. That way has been tried. It has failed everywhere it has been tried: both here in the United States and abroad, both within the Catholic Church and across other Christian denominations.”
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