Posts Tagged ‘Blessed Pope Paul VI’

Humanae Vitae praised as prophetic encyclical

Thursday, April 12th, 2018

Fifty years after its release, Blessed Pope Paul VI’s encyclical Humanae Vitae (“Of Human Life”) is being praised as “prophetic”. Read more Related Posts:Church’s culture of secrecy breeds authoritarianism and…Church fixated on sexual moralityRise up with new evangelical vigourCrucial question in all those newsworthy abortion debates:…

New saints including Blessed Pope Paul VI to be canonised

Thursday, March 8th, 2018

Blessed Pope Paul VI will be canonised a saint in October. The ceremony will take place at the end of the Synod of Bishops on youth and discernment, Cardinal Pietro Parolin says. The cardinals and bishops who are members of the Congregation for Saints’ Causes have voted to recognise a miracle where Blessed Paul healed Read more

Francis urges Church to be open as he beatifies Paul VI

Tuesday, October 21st, 2014

At the beatification of Blessed Pope Paul VI, Pope Francis has urged the Church to be open to new ways. Speaking to 70,000 people at St Peter’s Square on October 19, Francis said Catholics must “not fear the new” and must be open to previously “unexpected paths”. Emeritus Pope Benedict XVI, who was made a Read more