Vatican II

Faith Dispatches
Michael J. O’LoughlinSeptember 09, 2017
Cardinal Cupich said the pope is making clear that Vatican II documents are authoritative and permanent.
Faith Dispatches
Gerard O'ConnellAugust 24, 2017
The reform of the liturgy introduced by Vatican II is here to stay.
Arts & Culture Film
John AndersonAugust 11, 2017
In the wake of Vatican II, the teaching nuns of a convent find their way of life being jettisoned by a revenue-challenged church.
Pope Paul VI makes his way past bishops during a session of the Second Vatican Council in 1964 (CNS file photo)
Arts & Culture Books
Drew ChristiansenAugust 10, 2017
Drew Christiansen, S.J., reviews "Catholicism and Citizenship" by Massimo Faggioli
Reformed, Catholic, Lutheran and Methodist leaders look on in St. Mary's City Church in Wittenberg, Germany, as the Rev. Chris Ferguson, World Communion of Reformed Churches general secretary, signs the declaration expressing Reformed churches' support for the Catholic-Lutheran Joint Declaration on the Doctrine of Justification. Photo courtesy of WCRC/Anna Siggelkow
Faith News
The World Communion of Reformed Churches signed a declaration this week endorsing the 1999 Catholic-Lutheran agreement on how Christians might be worthy of salvation in the eyes of God.
Cardinal Donald Wuerl of the Archdiocese of Washington (CNS photo/Bob Roller)
Faith Vatican Dispatch
Gerard O'ConnellMarch 06, 2017
Reconnecting the church “with the energy of the Second Vatican Council,” may be the pope’s greatest achievement, Cardinal Donald Wuerl of the Archdiocese of Washington said in an exclusive interview as the fourth anniversary of the pope’s election approaches.