Robert A. Graham

May 06, 1961
From 1961, shortly before the convocation of Vatican II, one writer expressed hope for what could be the "Council of the Lay Apostolate."
February 28, 1959

World reaction to the prospect of an ecumenical council on behalf of church unity must have been extremely encouraging to the Pope. The dramatic decision of John XXIII, which burst upon the public on January 25, was in the main interpreted quite favorably by those who have no particular reason