Prophetic words from 1966 about the post-Conciliar state of the Church

Posted December 27, 2017 2:27 pm by Fr. John Zuhlsdorf

Prophetic words from 1966 about the post-Conciliar state of the Church

Put aside everything else and go to First Things.
They have reprinted a piece written for The Tablet in May 1966… 1966… by Christopher Derrick, a student of CS Lewis and WWII RAF pilot.
He writes … in 1966… of how the fathers of a Vatican III would look back at Vatican II.  Amazing insights.
Here are some snips…
[…]
Brows will be furrowed, analyses undertaken, theses written. It may become a cliché to speak of our generation as having enacted a further chapter to Knox’s Enthusiasm. The ghost of Abbot Joachim was walking again, and we were restless for a new Pentecost in the fullest sense, impatient

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